On This Day

November 1690 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 17 Noel-Nicolas Coypel, French painter and cartoonist
  • Nov 23 Ernst J. earl van Biron, Russian duke of Koerland and regent of Ivan VI
  • Nov 29 Christian Augustus of Anhalt-Zerbst, father of Catherine II of Russia (d. 1747)

Deaths in History

  • Nov 17 Charles de Sainte-Maure, duc de Montausier, French soldier, dies at 80