On This Day

What Happened in November 1748

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 1 Christoph Rheineck, German composer, born in Memmingen, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1797)
  • Nov 11 Carlos IV (English: Charles], King of Spain (1788-1808), born in Portici, Italy (d. 1819)
  • Nov 23 Etienne Joseph Floquet, French opera composer, born in Aix-en-Provence, France (d. 1785)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 25 Isaac Watts, English writer, preacher and hymnist (Horae Lyrican), dies at 74