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 This day in History - November 13
348 Historic Events for November 13
1833

Edwin Thomas Booth, US, US Hall of Fame/actor (Hamlet)

Birth
1834

Ignacio M Altamirano, Mexican author (El Zarco)

Birth
1838

Joseph F Smith, 6th pres of Mormon church

Birth
1839

1st US anti-slavery party, Liberty Party, convenes in NY

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1843

Mt Rainier in Washington State erupts

Event
1848

Albert HK, monarch of Monaco (1889-1922)

Birth
1849

Peter Burnett elected 1st governor of California

Event
1849

William Etty, English painter (nudist), dies at 62

Death
1850

Robert Louis Stevenson, Scotland, author (Treasure Island)

Birth
1851

1st meeting of anti-revolutionary "Netherlands and Orange"

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1851

Telegraph connection between London-Paris linked

Event
1854

George Whitfield Chadwick, Lowell Mass, composer (Judi Van Winke)

Birth
1854

"New Era" sinks off NJ coast with loss of 300

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1855

Daniā€°l F Scheurleer, Dutch musicologist/banker

Birth
1856

Louis D Brandeis, Mass, 68th Supreme Court Justice (1916-39)

Birth
1856

Sigwart Aspestrand, composer

Birth
1858

Percy McDonnell, cricketer (Australian batsman of the 1880's)

Birth
1862

Battle of Holly Spring, MS

Event
1862

Ludwig Uhland, writer, dies at 75

Death
1863

Carnot Posey, Confederate brig-generaal, dies at 50

Death
1865

1st US gold certificates issued

Event
1865

PT Barnum's New American museum opens in Bridgeport

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1865

US issues 1st gold certificates

Event
1868

Pierre Maurice, composer

Birth
1868

American Philological Association organized in NY

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