On This Day

Famous People Born in November 1770

  • Nov 8 Friedrich Witt, German cellist and composer (Jena Symphony; , The Suffering Saviour), born in Niederstetten, Germany (d. 1836)
  • Nov 16 √Čtienne Pivert de Senancour, French author (Obermann), born in Paris (d. 1846)
  • Nov 19 Bertel Thorvaldsen, Danish sculptor (Dying Lion), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1844)
  • Nov 28 Princess Louise of Orange-Nassau, daughter of viceroy Willem V & Wilhelmina of Prussia, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1819)
  • Nov 29 Peter H√§nsel, German-Austrian violinist and composer, born in Leppe, Silesia Province (d. 1831)