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 This day in History - November 2
367 Historic Events for November 2
1749

English Ohio Trade Company forms 1st trade post

Event
1755

Marie-Antoinette, Queen of France, let them eat cake

Birth
1772

Boston: anti-English Committee of Correspondence forms

Event
1781

Jos‚ F de Isla, Spanish Jesuit/author, dies at 78

Death
1783

Gen Washington bids farewell to his army

Event
1785

Frederic Kalkbrenner, composer

Birth
1785

Johann Leopold Fuchs, composer

Birth
1795

James Knox Polk, NC, 11th Pres (D) (1845-1849)

Birth
1804

Armand-Gaston Camus, French chairman of Council of 500, dies at 64

Death
1810

Andrew Atkinson Humphreys, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1883

Birth
1811

Battle of Tippecanoe: Gen Jackson vs indians

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1812

Abraham I van Lier, theater director (Gran Th‚ƒtre-van Lier)

Birth
1813

Treaty of Fulda

Event
1815

George Boole, mathematician (Boolean algebra)

Birth
1822

James Byron Gordon, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1864

Birth
1824

Popular presidential vote 1st recorded; Jackson beats J Q Adams

Event
1826

Robert Hopkins Hatton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1862

Birth
1826

William Haines Lytle, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1863

Birth
1828

Byron Grimes, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1880

Birth
1835

2nd Seminole War begins in Osceola

Event
1841

Akbar Khan successfully revolts against Shah Shuja in Afghanistan

Event
1842

Otto Reubke, composer

Birth
1843

William James Robjohn, composer

Birth
1843

Elek Erkel, composer

Birth
1843

Caryl Florio, composer

Birth