On This Day

November 1813 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 2 Treaty of Fulda signed in Germany after Battle of Leipzig
  • Nov 3 US troops under General Coffee annihilate the Red Stick Creek Indian village at Tallasseehatchee, Alabama
  • Nov 6 Chilpancingo congress declares Mexico independent of Spain

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 9 General Andrew Jackson, responding to a plea for assistance from White Stick Creek Indians at Fort Leslie, drives off the attacking force of Red Stick Creek Indians at Talladega, Alabama

US President & General Andrew Jackson
US President & General
Andrew Jackson
  • Nov 11 Dresden surrenders to allied armies
  • Nov 12 Allied troops occupy Zwolle Neth
  • Nov 15 Allied troops occupies Groningen
  • Nov 15 Tax revolt in Amsterdam
  • Nov 21 Stettin surrenders to allied armies
  • Nov 28 Cossacks occupy Utrecht
  • Nov 29 Elias Canneman (Lib) becomes minister of Finance
  • Nov 30 Prince Willem Frederik returns to Netherlands

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 13 John Wolcott Phelps, American abolitionist, author and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Guilford County, Vermont (d. 1885)
  • Nov 13 Peter II, prince-bishop of Montenegro (1830-51) and poet (The Ray of The Microcosm), born in Njeguši, Montenegro (d. 1851)
  • Nov 29 Franz von Miklosich, Slovenian linguist (d. 1891)
  • Nov 30 Hermann Kurz, German poet and novelist (Schillers Heimatjahre), born in Reutlingen, Germany (d. 1873)
  • Nov 30 Louise-Victorine Ackermann, French poet (works characterized by a deep sense of pessimism), born in Paris (d. 1890)

Deaths in History

  • Nov 29 Giambattista Bodoni, Italian stamp cutter/publisher (bodoni), dies at 73