What Happened in November 1843

Historical Events

  • Nov 13 Mt Rainier in Washington State erupts
  • Nov 27 Opera "Bohemian Girl" is produced (London)
  • Nov 28 Ka Lahui: Hawaiian Independence Day - The Kingdom of Hawaii is officially recognized by the United Kingdom and France as an independent nation.

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 2 Caryl Florio, composer, Pen-name of William James Rob John
  • Nov 2 Elek Erkel, Hungarian composer, son of Ferenc Erkel, born in Pest (d. 1893)
  • Nov 19 Richard Avenarius, German philosopher (d. 1896)
  • Nov 23 Josef Sucher, composer
  • Nov 25 Henry Ware Eliot, American industrialist, philanthropist and the father of T. S. Eliot (d. 1919)
  • Nov 27 William Cornelius Van Horne, American railway executive (Canadian Pacific Railway), born in Frankfort, Illinois (d. 1899)
  • Nov 27 Elizabeth Stride, victim of Jack the Ripper (d. 1888)
  • Nov 28 Manuel Gregorio Tavarez, composer
  • Nov 30 Jozsef Kiss, Hungarian literary (Zsido Dalok)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 10 John Trumbull, American painter (Declaration of Independence), dies at 87
  • Nov 29 Marco Santucci, Italian composer, dies at 81