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What Happened on November 11, 1821

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Person of interestFyodor Dostoyevsky

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Russian novelist (Crime and Punishment, The Dream of a Ridiculous Man) who helped shape literary modernism and existentialism, born in Moscow, Russian Empire (d. 1881)


1821 Highlights

About November 11, 1821

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 199 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio