On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1799

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


BattleCoup d'état

Napoleon Bonaparte pulls off a coup and becomes the dictator of France under the title of First Consul

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Famous Birthdays

  • Gustavus, Crown Prince of Sweden, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1877)