On This Day

What Happened in November 1703

Historical Events

  • Nov 24 1st Lutheran pastor ordained in America, Justus Falckner at Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 25 Jean-François Séguier, French astronomer and botanist, born in Nîmes, France (d. 1784)
  • Nov 26 Theophilus Cibber, English actor and writer, born in London, England (d. 1758)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 19 Man in the Iron Mask, prisoner in Bastille prison in Paris, dies
  • Nov 30 Nicolas de Grigny, composer, dies at 31