On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1798

Historical Events

  • Dutch Rijksmuseum founded in the Hague (moved to Amsterdam 1808)

Famous Deaths

ExecutionWolfe Tone

Wolfe Tone, Irish republican and revolutionary figure (United Irishmen), dies at 35 in unclear circumstances on the day he was to be hanged

1798 Highlights

About November 19, 1798

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 223 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio