November 1867 in history

November 1867 events chronologically

Nov 3 Giuseppe Garibaldi and his followers are defeated in the Battle of Mentana and fail to end the Pope's Temporal power in Rome (it would be achieved three years later)
Nov 9 Tokugawa shogunate hands power back to the Emperor of Japan, starting the Meiji Restoration
Nov 23 The Manchester Martyrs are hanged in Manchester, England, for killing a police officer while freeing two Irish nationalists from custody

Top 7 most famous people born in November 1867

Nov 5 George Andrew Reisner an American archaeologist of Ancient Egypt and Palestine.
Nov 7 Marie Curie a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the first person to win twice, the only person to win twice in multiple sciences, and was part of the Curie family legacy of five Nobel Prizes. She was also the first woman to become a professor at the University of Paris, and in 1995 became the first woman to be entombed on her own merits in the Panthéon in Paris
Nov 10 John Henry Patterson (author) Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson, DSO , known as H. Patterson, was a British soldier, hunter, author and Zionist, best known for his book The Man-Eaters of Tsavo , which details his experiences while building a railway bridge over the Tsavo river in Kenya in 1898–99. The book inspired three Hollywood films - Bwana Devil , the Killers of Kilimanjaro and The Ghost and the Darkness in which he was portrayed by Val Kilmer
Nov 16 Léon Daudet a French journalist, writer, an active monarchist, and a member of the Académie Goncourt.
Nov 17 Henri Gouraud (French Army officer) a French general, best known for his leadership of the French Fourth Army at the end of the World War I.
Nov 22 Wilhelm Groener a German soldier and politician. His organisational and logistical abilities resulted in a successful military career before and during World War After a confrontation with the Quartermaster general of the German army and de facto dictator of Germany, Erich Ludendorff, Groener was reassigned to a field command. However, on Ludendorff's dismissal in October 1918, Groener succeeded him as Erster Generalquartiermeister. Groener then worked with the new Social Democratic president Friedrich Ebert to prevent chaos and a left-wing take-over during the German Revolution of 1918–19. Under his command the military bloodily suppressed leftist uprisings throughout Germany. Yet he also tried to integrate the military, which was dominated by an aristocratic and monarchistic officer corps, into the new republic. After resigning from the army in the summer of 1919, Groener served in several governments of the Weimar Republic as minister of transportation, interior and defence. He was pushed out of the government in 1932 by Kurt von Schleicher, who was working on a pact with the Nazis. Groener was an obstacle to the pact
Nov 27 Charles Koechlin a French composer, teacher and writer on music. He was a political radical all his life and a passionate enthusiast for such diverse things as medieval music, The Jungle Book of Rudyard Kipling, Johann Sebastian Bach, film stars , traveling, stereoscopic photography and socialism. He once said: "The artist needs an ivory tower, not as an escape from the world, but as a place where he can view the world and be himself. This tower is for the artist like a lighthouse shining out across the world."

Died in November 1867

Nov 5 Leopoldo O'Donnell 1st Duke of Tetuan a Spanish general and statesman. He was of Irish paternal descent, a descendant of Calvagh O'Donnell, Rí of Tyrconnell
Nov 5 Santiago Derqui president of Argentina from March 5, 1860 to November 5, 1861. He was featured on the 10 Australes note, which is now obsolete
Nov 5 Tanneguy Duchâtel a French politician. He was Minister of the Interior in the Cabinet of François-Pierre Guizot , losing office in the February Revolution
Nov 13 Adolphe Napoléon Didron a French art historian and archaeologist.
Nov 14 Jacques Charles Brunet a French bibliographer.
Nov 25 Karl Ferdinand Sohn a German painter of the Düsseldorf school of painting.
Nov 27 Arthur Benni a Polish-born English citizen, known in Russia as a journalist, Hertzen associate, Socialist activist and women liberation commune-founder. He served a three months prison sentence as part of the "32 Process", was deported from the country and died in 1867 in Rome hospital, after having been injured, as a member of the Giuseppe Garibaldi's squad. Arthur Benni's activities and persona caused controversy in Russia where rumours of him being a spy and a 3rd Department agent were being spread, much to his outrage and distress. Ivan Turgenev and Nikolai Leskov did much to clear Benni's name. The latter wrote a posthumous essay on him called The Mystery Man