On This Day

Events in History in November 1720

  • Nov 9 Rabbi Yehuda Hasid synagogue set afire

<b>Pirate</b> AttackPirate Attack

Nov 15 Pirates Anne Bonny, Mary Read, and John Rackham are captured by Capt. Jonathan Barnet and brought to Spanish Town, Jamaica, for trial

Pirate Anne Bonny
Pirate
Anne Bonny
Pirate Calico Jack
Pirate
Calico Jack
Pirate Mary Read
Pirate
Mary Read

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 28 Anne Bonny and Mary Read are tried, found guilty of pirating, and sentenced to death in Spanish Town, Jamaica, although their discovered pregnancies win them stays of execution

Pirate Mary Read
Pirate
Mary Read
Pirate Anne Bonny
Pirate
Anne Bonny