What Happened in November 1829

Historical Events

  • Nov 20 Jews expelled from Nikolayev & Sevastopol Russia
  • Nov 30 First Welland Canal opens for a trial run, 5 years to the day from the groundbreaking.

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 8 Samuel Wylie Crawford, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Franklin County, Pennsylvania (d. 1892)
  • Nov 14 Giulio Roberti, composer
  • Nov 15 Petrus A S van Limburg Brouwer, MP/critic (Akbar)
  • Nov 16 Anton G Rubinstein, Russian pianist/conductor/composer [OS]
  • Nov 21 Peter A de Genestet, Dutch vicar/poet
  • Nov 24 William Passmore Carlin, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Greene County, Illinois (d. 1903)
  • Nov 28 Anton Rubinstein, Vykhvatinetz Podolia, composer (Omitri Doskoy) [NS]

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 9 Jean Xavier Lefevre, composer, dies at 66
  • Nov 13 Sam Patch, loses his live in a 125' dive into Genesse Falls
  • Nov 14 Louis Nicolas Vauquelin, French pharmacist (b. 1763)
  • Nov 23 Ritta and Christina Parodi, Sardinian siamese twins, die at 8 months