On This Day

What Happened in November 1754

Historical Events

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 26 Georg Forster, German writer, naturalist (A Voyage Round the World) and revolutionary, born in Nassenhuben (Mokry Dwór), Royal Prussia, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (d. 1794)

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 9 Johann Christoph Frauenholtz, Alsatian composer, dies at 70
  • Nov 12 Jacob de Wit, Dutch Rococo painter, dies at 58
  • Nov 27 Abraham de Moivre, French mathematician (De Moivre's theorem), dies at 87