On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1835

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • A ship carrying 500 armed Maori from Ngati Tama and Ngati Mutunga arrives on the Chatham Islands; those Moriori (indigenous people of the Chatham Islands) that are not killed are enslaved

Famous Birthdays

  • Fitzhugh Lee, Major General (Confederate Army), (d. 1905)
  • Rani Lakshmi Bai, Indian Queen (d. 1858)