On This Day

Events in History in November 1796

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Nov 3 John Adams elected as 2nd president of the United States of America

2nd US President John Adams
2nd US President
John Adams

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Nov 17 Battle of Arcole ends in Venice: French forces, under Brigadier General Napoleon Bonaparte defeat an Austrian force led by József Alvinczi after a 3 day battle

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte