What Happened on November 8, 1817

Famous Birthdays

  • Claudius W. Sears, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Peru, Massachusetts (d. 1891)
  • Théodore-Joseph Canneel, Flemish painter, born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1892)
Born in 1817

Famous Deaths

  • Andrea Appiani, Italian royal painter (Napoleon), dies at 63
1817 Highlights

About November 8, 1817

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 205 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio