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24th November 1713 (299 Years)
Junipero Serra, priest, know for his missionary work in North America, is born. 300 years.
24th November 1713 (299 Years)
Laurence Sterne, Irish novelist and satirist, is born. 300 years.
24th November 1864 (148 Years)
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, the French artist, was born. 160 years.
24th November 1864 (148 Years)
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, the French artist, was born. 155 years.
24th November 1929 (83 Years)
Georges Benjamin Clemenceau, Prime Minister of France during WWI, died. 90 years.
24th November 1929 (83 Years)
Georges Benjamin Clemenceau, Prime Minister of France during WWI, died. 95 years.
24th November 1957 (55 Years)
Diego María de la Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la Rivera y Barrientos Acosta y Rodríguez, known as Diego Rivera, died. 60 years.
26th November 1939 (73 Years)
Turner Turner, American born swiss songwriter and singer, was born. 80 years.
26th November 1942 (70 Years)
Casablanca premieres in New York City. 75 years.
27th November 1838 (174 Years)
Mexico declares war on France, known as 'The Pastry War'. 175 years.
27th November 1843 (169 Years)
Elizabeth Stride, Swedish-English victim of Jack the Ripper, was born. 175 years.
27th November 1853 (159 Years)
Frank Dicksee, English painter and illustrator, was born. 165 years.
27th November 1916 (96 Years)
Emile Verhaeren, Belgian poet and one of the founders of the school of Symbolism, dies. 100 years.
27th November 1942 (70 Years)
James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix, American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter, was born. 75 years.
28th November 1757 (255 Years)
William Blake, poet, painter, printmaker and author of the poem The Tyger, was born. 260 years.
28th November 1866 (146 Years)
Henry Bacon, American architect who designed the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C., was born. 150 years.
28th November 1976 (36 Years)
Rosalind Russell, American actress of stage and screen, died. 40 years.
28th November 1992 (20 Years)
Sir Sidney Robert Nolan OM, AC, one of the Australia's leading artists of the 20th century, died. 25 years.
29th November 1643 (369 Years)
Claudio Monteverdi, Italian priest and composer, died. 375 years.
29th November 1643 (369 Years)
William Cartwright, English priest and playwright, died. 375 years.
29th November 1832 (180 Years)
Louisa May Alcott, American novelist, is born in Germantown, Pennsylvania. 185 years.
29th November 1842 (170 Years)
William Blake Richmond, painter and interior decorator, is born. 175 years.
29th November 1924 (88 Years)
Giacomo Puccini, the Italian composer famous for operas like Madame Butterfly and La Boheme, died. 95 years.
29th November 1924 (88 Years)
Giacomo Puccini, the Italian composer famous for operas like Madame Butterfly and La Boheme, died. 100 years.
29th November 1986 (26 Years)
Cary Grant, English stage and Hollywood film actor, dies. 30 years.
29th November 1996 (16 Years)
Dan Flavin, American minimalist artist who has worked mainly with fluorescent light, dies. 20 years.
30th November 1016 (996 Years)
Edmund II King of England, also known as Edmund Ironside, died. 1000 years.
30th November 1874 (138 Years)
Winston Churchill, British Politician, army officer and writer leading the country during WW2 and again from 1951-55, was born. 145 years.
30th November 1934 (78 Years)
The Flying Scotsman becomes the first train to reach 100mph. 85 years.
30th November 1936 (76 Years)
In London, the Crystal Palace is destroyed by fire. 80 years

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