Historical Events For November - 21
Friday, 20 January 2017
0235 On November - 21 st Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 St Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 21.
0496 Pope Gelasius I on November - 21.
0695 Pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen on this day in history.
1272 Following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England on November - 21.
1317 On November - 21 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 John Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan) on November - 21.
1555 On this day in history 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 Willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed on November - 21.
1610 On November - 21 benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies
1620 On this day in history 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 November - 21 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 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 this day in history.
1724 John Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist on November - 21.
1728 Fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1729 Netherlands signs Treaty of Seville on November - 21.
1729 On November - 21 josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence)
1730 On November - 21 françois de Troy, French portrait artist
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
1759 On this day in history battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 Friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher on November - 21.
1775 John Hill, British writer on this day in history.