What Happened on November 17, 1865

Famous Birthdays

  • John Stanley Plaskett, Canadian astronomer (Plaskett's twins), born in Hickson, Ontario (d. 1941)

Famous Deaths

  • James McCune Smith, African-American doctor and abolitionist, dies at 52
1865 Highlights

About November 17, 1865

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 157 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio