What Happened in November 1801

Historical Events

  • Nov 10 Kentucky outlaws duelling
  • Nov 16 First edition of New York Evening Post

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 3 Karl Baedeker, Germany, published travel books
  • Nov 3 Vincenzo Bellini, Italian opera composer (La Sonnambula, Norma)
  • Nov 9 Gail Borden, Norwich New York, American Manufacturer and Inventor of condensed milk
  • Nov 10 Vladimir Dal, Russian lexicographer (d. 1872)
  • Nov 13 Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria, queen of Prussia (d. 1873)
  • Nov 13 Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, queen of Saxony (d. 1877)
  • Nov 24 Ludwig Bechstein, German poet (d. 1860)
  • Nov 27 Alexander Egorovich Varlamov, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 4 William Shippen, American physician and delegate to the Continental Congress (b. 1712)
  • Nov 5 Norinaga Moto'ori, Japanese scientist, dies
  • Nov 6 Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer, dies at 78
  • Nov 9 Carl Philipp Stamitz, composer, dies at 56
  • Nov 24 Franz Moritz Graf von Lacy, Austrian field marshal (b. 1725)
  • Nov 28 Déodat Gratet de Dolomieu, French geologist (b. 1750)