On This Day

What Happened in November 1696

Historical Events

  • Nov 21 J Vanbrughe's "Relapse or Virtue in Danger" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 2 Conrad Weiser, Pennsylvania's ambassador to the Native Americans, born in Herrenberg, Germany (d. 1760)
  • Nov 11 Andrea Zani, Italian composer and violinist, born in Casalmaggiore, Cremona Province (d. 1757)
  • Nov 15 Gerhardus Havingha, Dutch organist and composer, born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1753)