November 1794 in history

November 1794 events chronologically

Nov 19 The United States and the Kingdom of Great Britain sign Jay's Treaty, which attempts to resolve some of the lingering problems left over from the American Revolutionary War

Born in November 1794

Nov 3 William Cullen Bryant an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post.
Nov 6 Aimable Pélissier a marshal of France.
Nov 8 Sergei Grigoriyevich Stroganov a Russian statesman, art historian, archaeologist, collector, and philanthropist. He was a member of the highly successful and prominent Stroganov family
Nov 14 George Grote an English political radical and classical historian. He is now best known for his major work, the voluminous History of Greece
Nov 20 Eduard Rüppell a German naturalist and explorer. Rüppell is occasionally transliterated to "Rueppell" for the English alphabet
Nov 27 Diederich Franz Leonhard von Schlechtendal a German botanist.

Top 7 most famous people died in November 1794

Nov 3 François-Joachim de Pierre de Bernis a French cardinal and statesman. He was the sixth member elected to occupy seat 3 of the Académie française in 1744
Nov 9 Gregory Skovoroda a Ukrainian and Russian philosopher, poet, teacher and composer. Skovoroda was of a Cossack background in current day Ukraine, who lived in the Russian Empire and made important contributions to Russian philosophy and culture. He lived and worked in Sloboda Ukraine, which is today partly in modern Ukraine and partly in Russia. Skovoroda was so important for Russian culture and development of Russian philosophical thought, that he has been referred to as the "Russian Socrates."
Nov 15 John Witherspoon a Scots Presbyterian minister and a signatory of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of New Jersey. As president of the College of New Jersey , he trained many leaders of the early nation and was an active clergyman and the only college president to sign the Declaration
Nov 15 Paisius Velichkovsky an Eastern Orthodox monk and theologian who helped spread staretsdom or the concept of the spiritual elder to the Slavic world. He is a pivotal figure in Orthodox Church history
Nov 28 Cesare Beccaria an Italian criminologist, jurist, philosopher, and politician best known for his treatise On Crimes and Punishments , which condemned torture and the death penalty, and was a founding work in the field of penology and the Classical School of criminology. He promoted criminal justice
Nov 28 Friedrich Wilhelm von Steuben a Prussian-born military officer. He served as inspector general and Major General of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He is credited with being one of the fathers of the Continental Army in teaching them the essentials of military drills, tactics, and disciplines. He wrote Regulations for the Order and Discipline of the Troops of the United States, the book that served as the standard United States drill manual until the War of 1812. He served as General George Washington's chief of staff in the final years of the war
Nov 29 Duchess Sophia Frederica of Mecklenburg-Schwerin a Princess and Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, and by marriage Hereditary Princess of Denmark and Norway.