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 This day in History - November 22
392 Historic Events for November 22
1714

King Karel XII leaves Turkish captivity to return to Sweden

Event
1716

G˜sbert Cuper, classical/regent, dies at 72

Death
1718

Edward "Blackbeard" Teach, English pirate, killed off Virginia coast

Death
1751

Anton Englert, composer, dies at 77

Death
1767

Andreas Hofer, Tirol nationalist

Birth
1771

Paul R Cantzlaar, gov of Saba/St-Eustatius/Cura‡ao/Dutch-West Indies

Birth
1773

Robert Clive, English occupier (India), dies at about 48

Death
1776

Johann Caspar Simon, composer, dies at 75

Death
1780

Conradin Kreutzer, composer

Birth
1781

John Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist, dies at 57

Death
1781

Fr‚d‚ric Ph‚lypeaux, French earl of Maurepas, dies

Death
1782

John de Mol, porcelein manufacturer, dies

Death
1782

John Barueth, vicar/pamphleter, dies

Death
1794

Strasbourg Alsace-Lorraine, prohibits circumcision and wearing of beards

Event
1799

Baroness van Dorth, orangist, executed

Death
1803

Bernardus Bosch, Dutch vicar/patriot, dies at 57

Death
1805

Benjamin Hugur, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1877

Birth
1808

Thomas Cook, founder (Cook travel bureau)

Birth
1809

Peregrine Williamson of Baltimore patents a steel pen

Event
1813

Johann Gottfried Vierling, composer, dies at 63

Death
1818

Samuel Gibbs French, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1910

Birth
1819

George Eliot, [Mary A Evans], England, author (Silas Marner)

Birth
1823

Nathan Kimball, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1898

Birth
1825

Ann Bailey, pioneer, dies

Death
1826

Pavel Lambert Masek, composer, dies at 65

Death