Historical Events For November - 21
Thursday, 25 May 2017
0235 On this day in history st Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 On November - 21 st Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 Pope Gelasius I on this day in history.
0695 On November - 21 pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen
1272 Following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England on November - 21.
1317 Frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1481 Ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87 on November - 21.
1492 Pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet on November - 21.
1495 John Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan) on this day in history.
1555 On this day in history georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
1561 On November - 21 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
1579 On this day in history thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier
1580 Willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed on this day in history.
1610 On this day in history benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies
1620 On November - 21 the Mayflower reaches Cap Cod
1620 Pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass on this day in history.
1637 Catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child) on this day in history.
1645 On this day in history johann Lohner, composer
1654 On this day in history 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 Voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], France, writer, essayist, philosopher and playwright (Candide) (. 1778) on November - 21.
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 Barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1724 On November - 21 john Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist
1728 Fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1729 On this day in history netherlands signs Treaty of Seville
1729 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence) on November - 21.
1730 François de Troy, French portrait artist on November - 21.
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
1759 On November - 21 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 On this day in history friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 John Hill, British writer on this day in history.