On This Day

November 1816 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 19 Warsaw University is established.

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 3 Jubal Early, American General (Confederate Army), born in Franklin County, Virginia (d. 1894)
  • Nov 4 William Polk Hardeman, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Williamson County, Tennessee (d. 1898)
  • Nov 4 Stephen Johnson Field, Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (d. 1899)
  • Nov 15 Joseph Bennett Plummer, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Barre, Massachusetts (d. 1862)
  • Nov 26 William H. T. Walker, American Major General (Confederate Army), born in Augusta, Georgia (d. 1864)
  • Nov 29 Morrison Waite, American jurist (d. 1888)

Deaths in History

  • Nov 6 Gouverneur Morris, American lawmaker and diplomat (b. 1752)