On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1868

Historical Events

  • American Philological Association organized in NY

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre Maurice, Swiss composer, born in Allaman, Switzerland (d. 1936)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGioachino Rossini

Gioachino Rossini, Italian composer (Barber of Seville, William Tell), dies at 76


1868 Highlights

About November 13, 1868

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio