On This Day

Birthdays in History in November 1710

  • Nov 8 Sarah Fielding, English writer (The Adventures of David Simple), born in East Stour, England (d. 1768)
  • Nov 9 Reynier de Klerk, governor-general of Dutch-Indies, baptized
  • Nov 10 Adam Gottlob Moltke, Danish statesman, born in Walkendorf, Germany (d. 1792)
  • Nov 13 Charles Simon Favart, French dramatist, born in Paris (d. 1792)
  • Nov 27 Robert Lowth, British Bishop of the Church of England and grammarian (A Short Introduction to English Grammar), born in Winchester, England (d. 1787)