On This Day

What Happened in November 1706

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 7 Carlo Cecere, Italian composer, born in Grottole, Italy (d. 1761)
  • Nov 8 Johann Ulrich von Cramer, German judge and philosopher, born in Ulm, Baden-W├╝rttemberg, Germany (d. 1772)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 15 Tsangyang Gyatso, 6th Dalai Lama (1697-1706), dies at 23
  • Nov 16 Cornelis Evertsen the Youngest, Dutch admiral and buccaneer, dies at 64
  • Nov 16 Godfried Schalcken, Dutch painter, etcher and engraver, dies at about 63