Today in History for November 1720

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Historical Events

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9th - Rabbi Yehuda Hasid synagogue set afire
15th - Anne Bonny, Mary Read, and John Rackham are captured by Capt. Jonathan Barnet and brought to Spanish Town, Jamaica, for trial
28th - Anne Bonny and Mary Read are tried, found guilty of pirating, and sentenced to death in Spanish Town, Jamaica, although their discovered pregnancies won them stays of execution

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 2 of 2

1st - Toussaint-Guillaume Picquet de la Motte, French admiral (d. 1791)
16th - Carlo Antonio Campioni, composer

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 1 of 1

17th - Calico Jack, English pirate (b. 1682)

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