Historical Events Happened In November - 21
Saturday, 22 October 2016
0235 St Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0496 St Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0496 On this day in history pope Gelasius I
0695 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1317 On November - 21 frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht
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 November - 21.
1555 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on November - 21.
1561 On November - 21 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 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on November - 21.
1620 On this day in history pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass
1637 Catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child) on November - 21.
1645 On November - 21 johann Lohner, composer
1654 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on this day in history.
1683 On this day in history johann Michael Muller, composer
1692 Carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet on this day in history.
1694 On November - 21 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 J Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London on November - 21.
1710 On November - 21 barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
1724 John Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians on November - 21.
1768 Friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher on November - 21.
1775 John Hill, British writer on this day in history.