Historical Events in November 1824

  • Nov 7 St Petersburg floods to 4.20m, city's greatest flood
  • Nov 15 Series of fires kills 10 in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Nov 16 New York City's Fifth Avenue opens for business
  • Nov 19 Storm causes flooding in St Petersburg, killing 10,000
  • Nov 21 First Jewish Reform congregation forms, Charleston, South Carolina
  • Nov 30 First ground is broken at Allenburg for the building of the original Welland Canal