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 This day in History - November 1
456 Historic Events for November 1
1721

Prince Eugenius of Savoye unveals statue of himself

Event
1731

Theodore-Jean Tarade, composer

Birth
1748

Christoph Rheineck, composer

Birth
1750

Gustaaf W van Imhoff, Dutch governor of Ceylon (1736-40), dies at 45

Death
1750

Giuseppe Sammartini, composer, dies at 55

Death
1755

Lisbon earthquake kills more than 50,000

Event
1757

Antonio Canova, Italian sculptor

Birth
1761

Antonin Josef Alois Volanek, composer

Birth
1762

Spencer Perceval, (Tory), British PM (1809-12)

Birth
1765

Stamp Act goes into effect in British colonies

Event
1768

Pierre van Maldere, composer, dies at 39

Death
1776

Mission San Juan Capistrano founded in California

Event
1782

Viscount Goderich, (Tory), British PM (1827-28)

Birth
1783

Continental Army dissolved; George Washington's "Farewell Address"

Event
1784

Maryland grants citizenship to Lafayette and his descendents

Event
1787

1st free school in NYC (African Free School) opens

Event
1788

Johann Samuel Schroeter, composer, dies

Death
1798

Benjamin Lee, Baronet Guinness, Irish brewer/Dublin mayor

Birth
1800

1st president to live in white house (John Adams)

Event
1805

Alessandro Nini, composer

Birth
1810

Georg Anton Kreusser, composer, dies at 64

Death
1815

Douglas Hancock Cooper, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1879

Birth
1815

Crawford Williamson Long, surgeon/pioneer (use of ether)

Birth
1817

Giovanni Calisto Andrea Zanotti, composer, dies at 79

Death
1825

Joseph Benjamin Palmer, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1890

Birth