Historical Events In November - 08
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
0392 Emperor Theodosius declares christian religion, state religion on this day in history.
0397 Martin of Tours, [St Martin], bishop of Tours, dies on November - 08.
0618 On this day in history st Deusdedit I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0618 On November - 08 deusdedit/Adeodatus I, Italian Pope (615-18), dies
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 this day in history.
0911 Duke Koenraad I chosen German king on November - 08.
0955 On this day in history pope Agapetus II
1195 Conrad of Hohenstaufen on November - 08.
1226 On this day in history louis VIII, the Lion, King of France (1223-26), dies at 39
1228 On November - 08 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 Pope John XXII names John van Diest, bishop of Utrecht on November - 08.
1333 The first two-day autumn fair at Kendal, England starts today on this day in history.
1494 On November - 08 uprising against Piero de' Medici in Florence Italy
1494 Melozzo da Forli, Italian painter, dies at about 56 on this day in history.
1517 Francisco Jimenez de Cisneros, cardinal/Chancellor of Castilia, dies on this day in history.
1519 On November - 08 cortez enters Tenochtitlan, the Aztec capital.
1519 On this day in history 1st meeting of Montezuma & Hernando Cortes in Mexico
1520 On this day in history stockholm Bloodbath begins: A successful invasion of Sweden by Danish forces results in the execution of around 100 people.
1572 Johan Sigismund, elector of Brandenburg/duke of Prussia on this day in history.
1575 French Roman Catholics & Huguenots signs treaty on November - 08.
1576 On November - 08 eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent
1578 On November - 08 johann Walter, composer, dies at 51
1590 Francesco Gonzaga, composer on this day in history.
1590 On this day in history joost Jansz Bilhamer, master builder/cartographer, dies at about 49
1592 On this day in history domenico Mazzocchi, composer
1595 On this day in history peter Opmeer, church historian/humanist, dies at 69
1598 On this day in history spanish troops under of Bernardino de Mendoza conquer Doetinchem
1602 The Bodleian Library at Oxford University is opened to the public on this day in history.
1620 On November - 08 battle of White Mountain, Prague
1622 On November - 08 galenus Abrahamsz de Haen, Dutch baptist pastor (Lambs' War)
1627 On November - 08 english fleet under George Villiers leaves Rhe
1638 On this day in history anne Hutchinson banished from Massachusetts
1638 On this day in history johann H Alsted, German theologist/philosopher, dies at 50