Historical Events For November - 21
Monday, 24 July 2017
0235 St Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0496 On November - 21 st Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 Pope Gelasius I on November - 21.
0695 On this day in history 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 Ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87 on this day in history.
1492 Pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet on this day in history.
1495 On November - 21 john Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1555 On November - 21 georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
1561 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on November - 21.
1579 Thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier on this day in history.
1580 On November - 21 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
1610 Benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies on November - 21.
1620 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on November - 21.
1620 Pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass on November - 21.
1637 Catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child) on November - 21.
1645 On this day in history johann Lohner, composer
1654 On November - 21 richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia
1683 On November - 21 johann Michael Muller, composer
1692 Carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet on November - 21.
1694 On November - 21 voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], France, writer, essayist, philosopher and playwright (Candide) (. 1778)
1695 Henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36 on November - 21.
1696 On November - 21 j Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London
1710 Barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72 on November - 21.
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 Netherlands signs Treaty of Seville on November - 21.
1729 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1730 On November - 21 françois de Troy, French portrait artist
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on November - 21.
1759 On November - 21 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 Friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher on this day in history.
1775 On November - 21 john Hill, British writer