On This Day

What Happened in November 1763

Historical Events

  • Nov 15 Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon begin surveying Mason-Dixon Line between Pennsylvania and Maryland
  • Nov 16 English journalist John Wilkes injured in a duel

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 28 Matthäus Fischer, German organist and composer, born in Ried, Swabia (d. 1840)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 23 Friedrich Graf von Seckendorf, German soldier (b. 1673)