Historical Events In November - 08
Sunday, 29 November 2020
0392 On this day in history emperor Theodosius declares christian religion, state religion
0397 On November - 08 martin of Tours, [St Martin], bishop of Tours, dies
0618 On November - 08 st Deusdedit I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0618 Deusdedit/Adeodatus I, Italian Pope (615-18), dies on this day in history.
0911 On this day in history 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
0911 Duke Koenraad I chosen German king on November - 08.
0955 Pope Agapetus II on this day in history.
1195 Conrad of Hohenstaufen on this day in history.
1226 On November - 08 louis VIII, the Lion, King of France (1223-26), dies at 39
1228 Dirk I, ruler of Heinsberg/Valkenburg, dies on this day in history.
1308 On November - 08 duns Scotus, Scottish philosopher (coined the word dunce), dies at 42
1322 On November - 08 pope John XXII names John van Diest, bishop of Utrecht
1333 On this day in history the first two-day autumn fair at Kendal, England starts today.
1494 On this day in history uprising against Piero de' Medici in Florence Italy
1494 On this day in history melozzo da Forli, Italian painter, dies at about 56
1517 On this day in history francisco Jimenez de Cisneros, cardinal/Chancellor of Castilia, dies
1519 Cortez enters Tenochtitlan, the Aztec capital on November - 08.
1519 1st meeting of Montezuma & Hernando Cortes in Mexico on November - 08.
1520 Stockholm Bloodbath begins: A successful invasion of Sweden by Danish forces results in the execution of around 100 people on November - 08.
1572 On November - 08 johan Sigismund, elector of Brandenburg/duke of Prussia
1575 On November - 08 french Roman Catholics & Huguenots signs treaty
1576 Eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent on November - 08.
1578 Johann Walter, composer, dies at 51 on November - 08.
1590 On November - 08 francesco Gonzaga, composer
1590 Joost Jansz Bilhamer, master builder/cartographer, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
1592 On November - 08 domenico Mazzocchi, composer
1595 On November - 08 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 this day in history galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist pastor (Lambs' War)
1627 English fleet under George Villiers leaves Rhe on November - 08.
1638 Anne Hutchinson banished from Massachusetts on this day in history.
1638 Johann H Alsted, German theologist/philosopher, dies at 50 on this day in history.