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 This day in History - November 7
341 Historic Events for November 7
1692

Johannes G Schnabel, German author/surgeon (Insel Felsenburg)

Birth
1706

Carlo Cecere, composer

Birth
1708

Ludolf Backhuysen, Dutch seascape painter/cartoonist, dies at 76

Death
1722

Richard Steele's "Conscious Lovers," premieres in London

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1723

Godfrey Kneller, English painter (74-77), dies

Death
1733

France and Spain sign Escoriaal Treaty

Event
1747

Organgist in Netherlands revolt under Daniel Raap

Event
1758

Edouard viscount de Walckiers, South Netherland banker/politician

Birth
1775

Lord Dunmore, promises freedom to male slaves who join British army

Event
1786

Francisco Andrevi y Castellar, composer

Birth
1794

French troops conquer Nijmegen

Event
1796

Catharina II, "the Great", tsarina of Russia (1762-96), dies at 67

Death
1797

Silas Horton Stringham, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1876

Birth
1802

Johann Georg Joseph Spangler, composer, dies at 50

Death
1805

Lewis and Clark 1st sights Pacific Ocean

Event
1806

August Friedrich Pott, composer

Birth
1810

Ferenc Erkel, Hungary, composer/conductor (Hunaydi L szl¢)

Birth
1810

Fritz Reuter, writer

Birth
1811

Karel J Erben, Czech poet (Bouquet)

Birth
1811

Battle of Tippecanoe, gave Harrison a presidential slogan

Event
1814

1st sitting of States-general in Hague

Event
1817

Francesco Pasquale Ricci, composer, dies at 85

Death
1820

James Monroe elected 5th US president

Event
1822

Edouard Gregoir, composer

Birth
1824

St Petersburg flood

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