Historical Events In November - 08
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
0392 Emperor Theodosius declares christian religion, state religion on this day in history.
0397 Martin of Tours, [St Martin], bishop of Tours, dies on this day in history.
0618 St Deusdedit I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 08.
0618 Deusdedit/Adeodatus I, Italian Pope (615-18), dies on this day in history.
0911 The German king Louis the Child dies in early November at age 18, and the son of Conrad, count of Lahngau, is chosen German king November 8 at Forchheim Lorraine transfers her allegiance to France on November - 08.
0911 Duke Koenraad I chosen German king on November - 08.
0955 On this day in history pope Agapetus II
1195 On this day in history conrad of Hohenstaufen
1226 On this day in history louis VIII, the Lion, King of France (1223-26), dies at 39
1228 On this day in history dirk I, ruler of Heinsberg/Valkenburg, dies
1308 Duns Scotus, Scottish philosopher (coined the word dunce), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1322 On November - 08 pope John XXII names John van Diest, bishop of Utrecht
1333 The first two-day autumn fair at Kendal, England starts today on this day in history.
1494 Uprising against Piero de' Medici in Florence Italy on this day in history.
1494 Melozzo da Forli, Italian painter, dies at about 56 on November - 08.
1517 Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros, cardinal/Chancellor of Castilia, dies on November - 08.
1519 Cortez enters Tenochtitlan, the Aztec capital on November - 08.
1519 On November - 08 1st meeting of Montezuma & Hernando Cortes in Mexico
1520 Stockholm Bloodbath begins: A successful invasion of Sweden by Danish forces results in the execution of around 100 people on November - 08.
1572 Johan Sigismund, elector of Brandenburg/duke of Prussia on this day in history.
1575 On this day in history french Roman Catholics & Huguenots signs treaty
1576 On November - 08 eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent
1578 Johann Walter, composer, dies at 51 on November - 08.
1590 On November - 08 francesco Gonzaga, composer
1590 On this day in history joost Jansz Bilhamer, master builder/cartographer, dies at about 49
1592 On November - 08 domenico Mazzocchi, composer
1595 On this day in history peter Opmeer, church historian/humanist, dies at 69
1598 Spanish troops under of Bernardino de Mendoza conquer Doetinchem on this day in history.
1602 The Bodleian Library at Oxford University is opened to the public on this day in history.
1620 Battle of White Mountain, Prague on this day in history.
1622 On November - 08 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist pastor (Lambs' War)
1627 English fleet under George Villiers leaves Rhe on November - 08.
1638 On this day in history anne Hutchinson banished from Massachusetts
1638 Johann H Alsted, German theologist/philosopher, dies at 50 on November - 08.