On This Day

What Happened in November 1673

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 9 English King Charles II dismisses Earl of Shaftesbury

King of England Charles II
King of England
Charles II
  • Nov 11 Second Battle of Khotyn in the Ukraine, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth forces under the command of Jan Sobieski. defeat the Ottoman army. In this battle, rockets of Kazimierz Siemienowicz were successfully used.
  • Nov 12 Dutch troops under Willem III occupy Bonn
  • Nov 13 Prince Willem III/Raimundo earl Montecuccoli conquer Bonn

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 10 Michał Wiśniowiecki, King of Poland (1669-73), dies at 33
  • Nov 14 Michael Wisniowieki, King of Poland, dies
  • Nov 27 Anthonie Palamedesz, painter, dies at about 72