On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1847

Famous Deaths


Person of interestFelix Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn [Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy], German composer and pianist (Great Scherzos), dies at 38

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn

1847 Highlights

About November 4, 1847

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio