On This Day

What Happened in November 1784

Historical Events

  • Nov 1 Maryland grants citizenship to Lafayette & his descendents
  • Nov 26 Catholic Apostolic Prefecture of the United States established

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 15 Jerome Bonaparte, King of Westphalia (d. 1860)

Person of interestZachary Taylor

Nov 24 Zachary Taylor, 12th US President (Mar 5, 1849 - July 9, 1850), born in Barboursville, Virginia (d. 1850)

12th US President Zachary Taylor
12th US President
Zachary Taylor
  • Nov 28 Ferdinand Reis, composer