Historical Events Happened In November - 21
Sunday, 07 February 2016
0235 On this day in history st Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 On this day in history st Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 Pope Gelasius I on November - 21.
0695 Pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen on November - 21.
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 November - 21.
1481 On this day in history ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87
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 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 this day in history thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier
1580 Willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed on this day in history.
1610 Benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies on this day in history.
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 November - 21.
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 On this day in history johann Michael Muller, composer
1692 On November - 21 carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet
1694 On November - 21 voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], France, writer, essayist, philosopher and playwright (Candide) (. 1778)
1695 On November - 21 henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
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 On November - 21 john Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist
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 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence) on November - 21.
1730 On November - 21 françois de Troy, French portrait artist
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on November - 21.
1759 On this day in history battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 On this day in history friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 On November - 21 john Hill, British writer