On This Day

What Happened on November 18, 1787

Historical Events

  • First Unitarian minister in US ordained, Boston

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestLouis-Jacques Daguerre

Louis-Jacques Daguerre, French inventor and photographer (daguerreotype), born in Cormeilles-en-Parisis, France (d. 1851)

Photographer and Inventor Louis-Jacques Daguerre
Photographer and Inventor
Louis-Jacques Daguerre

1787 Highlights

About November 18, 1787

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 232 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio