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 This day in History - November 4
363 Historic Events for November 4
1756

Anthony van Hoboken, Rotterdam merchant/ship owner

Birth
1768

Johan Lulofs, Dutch physicist/philosopher/astronomer, dies at 57

Death
1771

Carlo Goldoni's "Le Bourru Bienfaisant," premieres in Paris

Event
1779

John W Pieneman, historical painter (Battle at Waterloo)

Birth
1787

Edmund Kean, England, actor (Edmund Kean's Masonic Career)

Birth
1790

Carlos A L¢pez, president of Paraguay (1844-62)

Birth
1797

Aleksander A Bestuzhev-Marlinsky, Russian author

Birth
1800

Eduard Brendler, composer

Birth
1812

Aleardo [Gaetano] Aleardi, Italian/East poet (Lettere a Maria)

Birth
1816

William Polk Hardeman, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1898

Birth
1818

Alexander Robert Lawton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1896

Birth
1820

Robert Vinkler Richardson, Brig Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1870

Birth
1823

Karel Komzak, composer

Birth
1826

Albert R‚ville, French theologist (Jesus of Nazareth)

Birth
1830

Fr‚d‚ric LG de Merode, Belgian revolutionary, dies in battle at 37

Death
1835

Lunsford Lindsay Lomax, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1913

Birth
1837

Jean-Louis M Alibert, French dermatologist, dies at 69

Death
1841

Carl Tausig, composer

Birth
1841

1st wagon train arrives in California

Event
1842

Abraham Lincoln marries Mary Todd in Springfield, Ill

Event
1842

William Barker Cushing, Lt Cmdr (Union Navy), died in 1874

Birth
1845

1st nationally observed uniform election day in US

Event
1846

Benjamin Palmer patents artificial leg

Event
1846

Gaston Henri Charles Antoine Serpette, composer

Birth
1847

Jacob L Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Germ pianist/composer, dies at 38

Death