On This Day

November 1762 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 3 Britain & Spain sign Treaty of Paris
  • Nov 3 Spain acquires Louisiana

Birthdays in History

Person of interestSpencer Perceval

Nov 1 Spencer Perceval, British Prime Minister (Tory: 1809-12), born in London (d. 1812)

British Prime Minister Spencer Perceval
British Prime Minister
Spencer Perceval
  • Nov 16 Petronella Moens, Frisian author and feminist, born in Kûbaard, Netherlands (d. 1843)
  • Nov 29 Pierre André Latreille, French entomologist (first detailed classification of crustaceans and insects), born in Brive-la-Gaillarde, Corrèze, France (d. 1833)