On This Day

Birthdays in History in November 1839

  • Nov 16 Louis-Honoré Fréchette, Canadian poet, born in Lévis, Canada (d. 1908)
  • Nov 18 August Kundt, German physicist (sound vibration, test of Kundt), born in Schwerin, Mecklenburg, Germany (d. 1894)
  • Nov 20 Christian Wilberg, German painter, born in Havelberg, Germany (d. 1882)
  • Nov 29 Ludwig Anzengruber, Austrian playwright (Der Schandfleck)