Historical Events Happened In November - 21
Saturday, 04 July 2015
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 Pope Gelasius I on November - 21.
0695 On November - 21 pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen
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 Frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1481 On this day in history 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 November - 21.
1495 On this day in history john Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1555 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1610 On November - 21 benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies
1620 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on this day in history.
1620 On this day in history pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass
1637 On November - 21 catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child)
1645 Johann Lohner, composer on this day in history.
1654 On this day in history richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia
1683 Johann Michael Muller, composer on this day in history.
1692 On this day in history carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet
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 On November - 21 barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
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 this day in history.
1729 On November - 21 josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence)
1730 On this day in history françois de Troy, French portrait artist
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on November - 21.
1759 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians on this day in history.
1768 On this day in history friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 John Hill, British writer on this day in history.