On This Day

What Happened in November 1670

Historical Events

  • Nov 28 Pierre Corneille's "Tite et Berenice" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 30 John Toland, Irish rationalist philosopher, born in Ardagh, County Donegal, Ireland (d. 1722)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 10 Geory Horn, [Hornius], theologist/historian, dies at about 50
  • Nov 15 John Amos Comenius, Czech-speaking Moravian teacher, educator and writer, dies at 78