On This Day

Famous People Who Died in November 1836

  • Nov 5 Karel Hynek Mácha, Czech poet (b. 1810)
  • Nov 6 Charles X, King of France (1824-30), dies at 79
  • Nov 12 Juan Ramón Balcarce, Argentine military leader and politician (b. 1773)
  • Nov 16 Christian Hendrik Persoon, Dutch mycologist (b. 1761)
  • Nov 26 John Loudon McAdam, Scottish engineer and road builder who created macadam road surface (asphalt), dies at 80
  • Nov 27 Carle Vernet, French painter and lithographer, dies at 78
  • Nov 30 Pierre-Simon Girard, French mathematician and engineer (fluid mechanics), dies at 71