On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1797

Famous Birthdays

  • Domenico Gaetano Donizetti, Italian opera composer (L'elisir d'amore; Lucia di Lammermoor), born in Bergamo, Cisalpine Republic (d. 1848)

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel Langdon, American President of Harvard University (b. 1723)
1797 Highlights

About November 29, 1797

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 223 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius