What Happened in November 1716

Historical Events

Treaty of Interest

Nov 3 Pacification Treaty of Warsaw: Tsar Peter the Great guarantees Saxon monarch August I's Polish kingdom

  • Nov 26 1st lion exhibited in America in Boston

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 2 Engelbert Kaempfer, German physician and traveler, dies at 65

Gottfried Wilhelm LeibnizGottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716)

Nov 14 German philosopher and mathematician (differential and integral calculus), dies at 70

  • Nov 28 Gisbert Cuper, Dutch classicist and historian, dies at 72