On This Day

Historical Events in November 1814

Historic Event

Nov 1 Congress of Vienna opens to re-draw the European political map after the defeat of France, in the Napoleonic Wars

  • Nov 7 1st sitting of States-general in Hague
  • Nov 28 The Times of London first printed by automatic, steam powered presses built by German inventors Friedrich Koenig and Andreas Friedrich Bauer - makes newspapers available to a mass audience