Historical Events Happened In November - 21
Saturday, 27 August 2016
0235 St Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 21.
0496 St Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 21.
0496 On this day in history pope Gelasius I
0695 Pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen on November - 21.
1272 On November - 21 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 November - 21.
1492 On November - 21 pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet
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 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on November - 21.
1579 On this day in history thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier
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 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 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on November - 21.
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 On this day in history henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
1696 On this day in history j Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London
1710 Barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72 on November - 21.
1724 On this day in history 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 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 this day in history.
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
1759 On November - 21 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 On November - 21 friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 On this day in history john Hill, British writer