Historical Events in November 1873

  • Nov 4 Dentist John Beers of San Francisco patents the gold crown

Historic Event

Nov 5 Due to the fallout from the Pacific Scandal, John A. Macdonald resigns as Prime Minister of Canada

  • Nov 12 Bay District Race Track in San Francisco opens
  • Nov 17 Rival cities of Buda & Pest unite to form the capital of Hungary
  • Nov 19 James Reed and two accomplices rob the Watt Grayson family of $30,000 in the Choctaw Nation

Historic Event

Nov 19 William Magear Tweed "Boss Tweed", of Tammany Hall (NYC) convicted of defrauding city of $6M, sentenced to 12 years' imprisonment