On This Day

What Happened in November 1705

Historical Events

  • Nov 23 Nicholas Rowe's play "Ulysses" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 15 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, French composer and violinist, born in Paris (d. 1770)
  • Nov 23 Thomas Birch, English historian (d. 1766)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 30 Catherine of Braganza, Portuguese Roman Catholic Queen of Charles II of England, dies at 67