Today in History

November 14, 1840: Claude Monet is born.

November 14, 1948: HRH the Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, was born. 72 years is a long time to wait to become king.

November 17, 1796: Catherine the Great dies.

Today is the centennial of the birth of Stan Musial. He never played for the Yankees, so you probably never heard of him.

Caroline Bouvier Kennedy Schlossberg was born November 27, 1957. She is an American author, attorney, and diplomat who served as the United States Ambassador to Japan from 2013 to 2017. She is a member of the Kennedy family and the only surviving child of President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy. Her father was assassinated in Dallas, Texas, on November 22, 1963.

Dec. 2, 1804: Napoleon crowns himself Emperor of France in Paris.