On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1798

Famous Deaths


BattleWolfe Tone

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

Irish Republican and Revolutionary Wolfe Tone
Irish Republican and Revolutionary
Wolfe Tone

1798 Highlights

About November 19, 1798

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 222 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio