On This Day

What Happened on November 4, 1847

Famous Deaths

Felix Mendelssohn

(Jacob Ludwig) Felix Mendelssohn [Bartholdy], German composer and pianist (Italian Symphony; Songs Without Words), dies at 38, after a series of strokes

1847 Highlights

About November 4, 1847

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 174 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio