What Happened In November 1778 In History
Historical Events for November, 1778
- 11th » Cherry Valley Massacre: Loyalist (American Revolution) called Loyalists and Seneca nation named Seneca Indian forces attack a fort and village in eastern New York during the American Revolutionary War, killing more than forty civilians and soldiers.
- 26th » In the Hawaiian Islands, Captain James Cook becomes the first European to visit Maui (island) e.g Maui.
Famous Birthdays on November in 1778
- 1st » Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden (d. 1837)
- 14th » Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Austrian pianist and composer (d. 1837)
- 25th » Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck, English author (d. 1856)
- 29th » Hryhory Kvitka, Ukrainian writer, journalist, and playwright (d. 1843)
Famous Deaths for November 1778
- 9th » Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian sculptor and illustrator (b. 1720)
- 20th » Francesco Cetti, Italian priest, zoologist, and mathematician (b. 1726)
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