Historical Events Happened In November - 21
Sunday, 21 December 2014
0235 On this day in history st Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 St Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 21.
0496 On this day in history pope Gelasius I
0695 On November - 21 pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen
1272 On November - 21 following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England.
1317 On this day in history frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht
1481 On November - 21 ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87
1492 Pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet on this day in history.
1495 On this day in history john Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1555 On November - 21 georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
1561 On this day in history carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
1579 On November - 21 thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier
1580 On this day in history willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
1610 Benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies on this day in history.
1620 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on November - 21.
1620 On November - 21 pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass
1637 On this day in history catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child)
1645 On this day in history johann Lohner, composer
1654 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on November - 21.
1683 On November - 21 johann Michael Muller, composer
1692 On this day in history carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet
1694 On this day in history voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], France, writer, essayist, philosopher and playwright (Candide) (. 1778)
1695 On this day in history henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
1696 On November - 21 j Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London
1710 On this day in history barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
1724 On November - 21 john Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist
1728 On this day in history fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57
1729 On November - 21 netherlands signs Treaty of Seville
1729 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1730 François de Troy, French portrait artist on November - 21.
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
1759 On this day in history battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 On November - 21 friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 On this day in history john Hill, British writer