What Happened in November 1813

Historical Events

  • Nov 2 Treaty of Fulda signed in Germany after Battle of Leipzig
  • Nov 3 US troops under General Coffee destroy Indian village at Talladega Ala
  • Nov 6 Chilpancingo congress declares Mexico independent of Spain
  • Nov 11 Dresden surrenders to allied armies
  • Nov 12 Allied troops occupy Zwolle Neth
  • Nov 15 Allied troops occupies Groningen
  • Nov 15 Tax revolt in Amsterdam
  • Nov 21 Stettin surrenders to allied armies
  • Nov 28 Cossacks occupy Utrecht
  • Nov 29 Elias Canneman (Lib) becomes minister of Finance
  • Nov 30 Prince Willem Frederik returns to Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 13 John Wolcott Phelps, American abolitionist, author and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Guilford, Vermont (d. 1885)
  • Nov 13 Peter II Petrovic Njegos, poet/ruler of Montenegro (1830-51)
  • Nov 27 Michele Puccini, composer
  • Nov 29 Franz von Miklosich, Slovenian linguist (d. 1891)
  • Nov 30 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer
  • Nov 30 Hermann Kurz, German author/poet
  • Nov 30 Louise-Victorine Ackermann, French poet (d. 1890)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 21 William Russell, English composer and organist, dies at 36
  • Nov 22 Johann Gottfried Vierling, composer, dies at 63
  • Nov 29 Giambattista Bodoni, Italian stamp cutter/publisher (bodoni), dies at 73
  • Nov 30 Friedrich August Baumbach, composer, dies at 60