On This Day

What Happened in November 1745

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 11 Bonnie Prince Charlie's army enters England

Pretender to the British throne Bonnie Prince Charlie
Pretender to the British throne
Bonnie Prince Charlie
  • Nov 28 French troops and Indian forces attack Saratoga, NY, killing many and taking prisoners
  • Nov 29 Bonnie Prince Charlie's army moves into Manchester and occupies Carlisle

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 24 Maria Louisa of Spain, Empress consort of the Holy Roman Empire, born in Palace of San Ildefonso, Segovia, Spain (d. 1792)
  • Nov 27 Boniface Stoeckl, German composer, born in Pilsting, Germany (d. 1784)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 16 James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, Irish statesman and soldier, dies at 80