On This Day

What Happened in November 1791

Historical Events

  • Nov 3 Battle at Wabash: Indians assault general St Clair, 637 soldiers killed
  • Nov 15 1st Catholic college in US, Georgetown, opens
  • Nov 29 Chatham Islands sighted by HMS Chatham commanded by William Broughton

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 11 Josef Munzinger, Swiss Federal Councillor, born in Olten, Switzerland (d. 1855)