November 1853 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 9 Origin of Carrington rotation numbers for rotation of Sun
  • Nov 17 Street signs authorized at San Francisco intersections
  • Nov 28 Olympia forms as capital of Washington Territory

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 1 Jose Santos Zelaya, (L), ruler of Nicaragua (1893-1910)
  • Nov 9 Stanford White, American architect, born in NYC, New York (d. 1906)
  • Nov 12 Oskar Panizza, German writer (Das Liebeskonzil), born in Bad Kissingen, Bavaria (d. 1921)
  • Nov 21 Hussain Kamil, sultan of Egypt (1914-17)
  • Nov 26 Bat Masterson, American gunfighter in the Wild West, born in Henriville, Canada East (d. 1921)
  • Nov 28 Helen Magill White, first American woman to earn a Ph.D. (d. 1944)

Deaths in History

  • Nov 15 Queen Maria II of Portugal (b. 1819)