On This Day

What Happened in November 1732

Historical Events

  • Nov 14 First professional librarian in north America, Louis Timothee, hired in Philadelphia

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 9 Julie de Lespinasse, French aristocrat, hostess and writer, born in Lyon, France (d. 1776)

John Dickinson

Nov 13 John Dickinson, American lawyer and Governor of Delaware and Pennsylvania, born in Talbot County, Maryland (d. 1808)

  • Nov 27 Johann Joseph Emmert, German composer, born in Kitzingen, Würzburg, Germany (d. 1809)