What Happened in November 1818

Historical Events

  • Nov 21 Russia's Tsar Alexander I petitions for a Jewish state in Palestine

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 3 Gustavus Adolphus DeRussy, Brig Gen (Union volunteers), (d. 1891)
  • Nov 4 Alexander Robert Lawton, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1896)
  • Nov 5 Benjamin Franklin Butler, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1893)
  • Nov 6 Pavel Melnikov, Russian historian/author (V Lesach) [OS=Oct 25]
  • Nov 7 Emil du Bois-Reymond, German physician (d. 1896)
  • Nov 9 Ivan Turgenev, Russia, novelist/poet/playwright (Fathers & Sons) [NS]
  • Nov 22 Samuel Gibbs French, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1910)
  • Nov 26 Louis Lacombe, composer
  • Nov 29 George Brown, Canada, publisher (Toronto Globe), PM (L) (1858)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 17 Charlotte Sophia von Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Queen of England, dies