On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1789

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Benjamin Franklin writes "Nothing . . . certain but death & taxes"

United States Founding Father Benjamin Franklin
United States Founding Father
Benjamin Franklin

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Martin de Ron, Swedish composer born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1817)
1789 Highlights

About November 13, 1789

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 230 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio