What Happened in November 1810

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 2 Andrew Atkinson Humphreys, American Major General (Union Army), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1883)
  • Nov 7 Fritz Reuter, German novelist
  • Nov 7 Ferenc Erkel, Hungarian composer (Himnusz), born in Gyula (d. 1893)
  • Nov 9 Thomas Bragg, Atty Gen (Confederacy), (d. 1872)
  • Nov 9 Bernhard von Langenbeck, German surgeon (d. 1887)
  • Nov 10 George Jennings English sanitary engineer (d. 1882)
  • Nov 16 Friedrich Wilhelm Kucken, composer
  • Nov 18 Asa Gray, botanist (Flora of North America), born in Sauquoit, New York
  • Nov 18 Benjamin Stone Roberts, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Manchester, Vermont (d. 1875)
  • Nov 19 August Willich, Prussian-American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Braunsberg, Province of East Prussia (d. 1878)
  • Nov 26 William G Armstrong, of Cragside, Baron/British industralist (hydraulic crane)
  • Nov 28 William Froude, England, engineer/naval architect
  • Nov 30 Oliver Fisher Winchester, rifle maker (Winchester)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 1 Georg Anton Kreusser, composer, dies at 64
  • Nov 11 Johann/John Zoffany, German painter (Tribuna degl' Uffizi), dies at 77
  • Nov 26 Nicolas Etienne Framery, composer, dies at 65