What Happened in November 1830

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Nov 22 Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

  • Nov 29 November Uprising: An armed rebellion against Russia's rule beings in Poland begins

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 3 Jacob Maarten van Bemmelen, Dutch physicist and chemist, born in Almelo, Netherlands (d. 1911)
  • Nov 3 John Esten Cooke, American novelist (The Virginia Comedians) and Confederate States Army, born in Winchester, Virginia (d. 1886)
  • Nov 8 Oliver Otis Howard, American Major General (Union Army), born in Leeds, Maine (d. 1909)
  • Nov 10 Albert Gallatin Jenkins, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Cabell County, Virginia (d. 1864)
  • Nov 20 Patrick Henry Jones, Irish-American lawyer, Postmaster of New York City, and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in County Westmeath, Republic of Ireland (d. 1900)
  • Nov 23 Kaspar von Zumbusch, German-Austria sculptor of public statues in Vienna, born in Herzebrock, Westphalia (d. 1915)
  • Nov 27 Harrison Millard, American composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1895)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 4 Frederic de Merode, Belgian revolutionary, dies in battle at 37
  • Nov 8 Francis I, King of the Two Sicilies (1825-30), dies at 53
  • Nov 25 Pierre Rode, French composer, dies at 56
  • Nov 30 Pius VIII [Francesco Saverio Castiglioni], Italian 253rd Pope (1829-30), dies at 69