Historical Events Happened In November - 21
Saturday, 28 November 2015
0235 St Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0496 On this day in history st Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 On this day in history pope Gelasius I
0695 Pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen on this day in history.
1272 On this day in history following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England.
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 this day in history.
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 Benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies on November - 21.
1620 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on this day in history.
1620 Pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass on November - 21.
1637 Catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child) on this day in history.
1645 Johann Lohner, composer on this day in history.
1654 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on this day in history.
1683 Johann Michael Muller, composer on November - 21.
1692 Carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet on this day in history.
1694 On this day in history 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 On this day in history barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
1724 On this day in history john Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist
1728 On November - 21 fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57
1729 Netherlands signs Treaty of Seville on this day in history.
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 On November - 21 alessandro Felici, composer
1759 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians on this day in history.
1768 On November - 21 friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 On this day in history john Hill, British writer