On This Day

November 1734 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 8 Vincent la Chapelle, master cook to various nobility and royalty, forms Free Masons Lodge in Netherlands
  • Nov 17 John Zenger, arrested for libel against NY colonial governor; later acquitted

Birthdays in History


Person of interestDaniel Boone

Nov 2 Daniel Boone, American frontiersman and explorer (US Hall of Fame 1915), born in Reading, Pennsylvania (d. 1820)

Frontiersman and Explorer Daniel Boone
Frontiersman and Explorer
Daniel Boone

Deaths in History

  • Nov 14 Louise de Keroualle, English duchess/mistress of king Charles II, dies