On This Day

What Happened in November 1719

Historical Events

  • Nov 20 Sweden & Hannover sign peace Treaty of Stockholm

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 10 Georg Philipp Kress, German violinist and composer, born in Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1779)
  • Nov 14 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer
  • Nov 23 Spranger Barry, Irish Shakespearean actor, born in Skinner's Row, Dublin (d. 1777)
  • Nov 30 Augusta of Saxe-Gotha, Princess of Wales by marriage to Frederick, Prince of Wales, born in Gotha, Duchy of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, Germany (d. 1772)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 8 Michel Rolle, French mathematician (Rolle's theorem), dies at 67
  • Nov 19 Jean Deutz, merchant and Amsterdam regent, dies at 64
  • Nov 26 John Hudson, British classical scholar (b. 1662)