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 This day in History - November 6
362 Historic Events for November 6
1753

Jean-Baptiste Sebastien Breval, composer

Birth
1754

Frederik I W K, 1st king of Wrttemberg (1806-16)

Birth
1757

Louis-Abet Deffroy de Reigny, composer

Birth
1771

Hermanus Noordkerk, Dutch jurist, dies at 69

Death
1771

Alois Senefelder, inventor (lithography)

Birth
1779

Michal Bogdanowicz, composer

Birth
1792

Battle at Jemappes: French army beats Ausrtrians

Event
1795

Jiri Antonin Benda, composer, dies at 73

Death
1796

George Back, English sea officer/explorer (North Canada)

Birth
1800

Eduard Grell, composer

Birth
1801

Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer, dies at 78

Death
1813

Chilpancingo congress declares Mexico independent of Spain

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1814

Adolphe Sax, Belgium, musician/inventor (saxophone)

Birth
1818

Pavel Melnikov, Russian historian/author (V Lesach) [OS=Oct 25]

Birth
1822

Gordon Granger, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1876

Birth
1822

Hendrik van Stralen, Secretary of Interior, dies at 71

Death
1832

Joseph Smith, son of founder of Mormonism

Birth
1833

Jonas LI Lie, Norwegian writer (Kommandírens díttre, Gaa paa)

Birth
1835

Ignaz Schuster, composer, dies at 56

Death
1836

Charles X, King of France (1824-30), dies at 79

Death
1836

Francis Ellingwood Abbot, Boston, theologian (Scientific Theism)

Birth
1838

John Grant Mitchell, Bvt Mjr General (Union volunteers), died in 1894

Birth
1839

Hayim Rapoport, Rabbi of Ostrowiec/author (Maxim Chayyim), dies

Death
1844

Spain grants Dominican Rep independence

Event
1850

1st Hawaiian fire engine

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