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 This day in History - November 9
342 Historic Events for November 9
1710

Reynier de Klerk, governor-general of Dutch-Indies, baptized

Birth
1720

Rabbi Yehuda Hasid synagogue set afire

Event
1729

Spain, France and England signs Treaty of Seville

Event
1731

Benjamin Banneker, Ellicott Md, black mathematician/surveyor (Wash DC)

Birth
1754

Johann Christoph Fravenholtz, composer, dies at 70

Death
1760

Henri-Philippe Gerard, composer

Birth
1778

Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian etcher, dies at 58

Death
1794

Russian troops occupy Warsaw

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1795

Walter Geikie, Scottish painter

Birth
1799

Napoleon becomes dictator (1st consul) of France

Event
1801

Carl Philipp Stamitz, composer, dies at 56

Death
1802

Elijah P Lovejoy, American newspaper publisher/abolitionist

Birth
1809

Albert Taylor Bledsoe, Asst Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1877

Birth
1810

Thomas Bragg, Atty Gen (Confederacy), died in 1872

Birth
1812

Paul Abadie, French master builder (renovated Notre Dame)

Birth
1817

Edward Richard Sprigg Canby, Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1818

Ivan Turgenev, Russia, novelist/poet/playwright (Fathers and Sons) [NS]

Birth
1820

Matthias de Vries, Dutch linguist (spelling)

Birth
1821

1st US pharmacy college holds 1st classes, Phila

Event
1821

Jean-Baptiste Theodore Weckerlin, composer

Birth
1823

William Henry Forney, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1894

Birth
1825

Ambrose Powell Hill, Lt Gen (Confederate 3rd Army Corp), died in 1865

Birth
1829

Jean Xavier Lefevre, composer, dies at 66

Death
1835

Jean-Theodore Radoux, composer

Birth
1835

Davorin Jenko, composer

Birth