What Happened on November 18, 1787

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • First Unitarian minister in US ordained, Boston

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Louis-Jacques Daguerre, French inventor and photographer, born in Cormeilles-en-Parisis, France (d. 1851)

Photographer and Inventor Louis-Jacques Daguerre
Photographer and Inventor
Louis-Jacques Daguerre

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sojourner Truth [Isabella Baumfree], African-American abolitionist and feminist, born in Swartekill, New York (d. 1883)

Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate Sojourner Truth
Abolitionist and Women's Rights Advocate
Sojourner Truth