Birthdays in History in November 1818

  • Nov 3 Gustavus Adolphus DeRussy, American Brigadier General (Union Army) born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1891)
  • Nov 4 Alexander Robert Lawton, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1896)
  • Nov 5 Benjamin Franklin Butler, American Major General (Union Army), born in Deerfield, New Hampshire (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, Russian novelist, poet and playwright (Fathers & Sons), born in Oryol, Russian Empire (d. 1883)
  • Nov 22 Samuel Gibbs French, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1910)
  • Nov 29 George Brown, Canadian publisher (Toronto Globe), PM (L) (1858)