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 This day in History - November 18
384 Historic Events for November 18
1822

Anton Teyber, composer, dies at 66

Death
1824

Isham Nicholas Hayne, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868

Birth
1824

Franz Sigel, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1902

Birth
1827

Wilhelm Hauff, writer, dies at 24

Death
1832

Nils Adolf Erik Nordenskj”ld, Sweden, Arctic explorer

Birth
1833

Netherlands and Belgium sign Treaty of Zonhoven

Event
1835

-20] Charles Darwin travels to Tahiti

Event
1835

Cesare Lombroso, Italian psychiatrist/criminologist

Birth
1835

Americus Vespucius Rice, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1904

Birth
1836

William Schwenck Gilbert, London, composer (Gilbert and Sullivan)

Birth
1836

M ximo G¢mez, BanŒ, general (Cuba)

Birth
1839

August A Kundt, German physicist (sound vibration, test of Kundt)

Birth
1841

Georg Chistoph Grosheim, composer, dies at 77

Death
1845

John F Mellaerts, Flemish social worker (1st Belgian farm gilde)

Birth
1846

Aloys, Liechtenstein nobleman/politician

Birth
1851

Ernst August, duke of Cumberland/king of Hanover (1837-51), dies at 80

Death
1852

State funeral of duke of Wellington (London)

Event
1852

Anton Bernhard Furstenau, composer, dies at 60

Death
1860

Ignacy Jan Paderewski, composer/1st premier of Poland (1919-20)

Birth
1863

Richard Dehmel, writer

Birth
1865

Mark Twain publishes "Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County"

Event
1869

James E Sullivan, founder (Amateur Athletic Union)

Birth
1871

Amadeo Vives, composer

Birth
1874

Carrie White, oldest US woman (dies Nov 1990 at 116)

Birth
1874

Clarence Shepard Day, NYC, author (Life with Father)

Birth