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 This day in History - November 19
360 Historic Events for November 19
1692

Georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief (Colors), dies

Death
1696

Louis Tocqu‚, French painter

Birth
1700

Battle at Narva: Swedish king Karel XII beats Russians

Event
1703

Man in the Iron Mask, prisoner in Bastille prison in Paris, dies

Death
1709

Pierre Leclair, composer

Birth
1711

Michail V Lomonosov, Russian scholar/poet

Birth
1719

Jean Deutz, minster of Heemskerk/merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 64

Death
1752

George Rogers Clark, frontier military leader in Revolutionary War

Birth
1753

Stanislas Champein, composer

Birth
1761

Joseph Supries, composer

Birth
1770

Bertel Thowwaldsen, Danish sculptor

Birth
1770

Albert Bertel Thorvaldsen, Copenhagen Denmark, sculptor (Dying Lion)

Birth
1785

Bernard de Bury, composer, dies at 65

Death
1794

Jakob˜nen Club forms in Paris

Event
1794

Jay Treaty, 1st US extradition treaty, signed with Great Britain

Event
1795

Thomas Linley, composer, dies at 62

Death
1796

Johann Wilhelm Mangold, composer

Birth
1798

Theobald W Tone, Irish nationalist, dies

Death
1799

Ren‚-Auguste Cailli‚, French explorer

Birth
1804

Pietro Alessandro Guglieli, Italian opera composer, dies at 75

Death
1805

Ferdinand de Lesseps, France, diplomat (built Suez Canal)

Birth
1810

August Willich, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1878

Birth
1811

John Ancrum Winslow, Comm (Union Navy), died in 1873

Birth
1824

Storm causes St Petersburg flood, killing 10,000

Event
1825

Jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer, dies at 34

Death