Historical Events In November - 18
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
0326 The old St. Peter's Basilica is consecrated on November - 18.
0794 On this day in history japanese emperor Kammu deallocates residence of Nara to Kioto
0942 On this day in history odo van Cluny, 2nd abbott of Cluny (924-42), dies
1105 Maginulf elected anti-Pope Silvester I on this day in history.
1170 Albrecht I "Bear", 1st margrave of Brandenburg (1150-70), dies at 70 on November - 18.
1210 On this day in history pope Innocent III excommunicates Roman Catholic Emperor Otto IV
1307 William Tell shoots apple off his son's head on November - 18.
1421 On November - 18 zuider Zee floods 72 villages, killing an estimated 10,000 in Netherlands
1421 On November - 18 southern sea floods 72 villages, killing estimated 10,000 in Netherlands
1424 Storm flood ravages Dutch coast on this day in history.
1477 The First English Printing press on this day in history.
1477 On November - 18 1st English printed book "Dictes & Sayengis of the Phylosophers"
1494 On this day in history french king Charles VIII occupies Florence
1497 Bartolomeu Dias discovers Cape of Good Hope on November - 18.
1497 On November - 18 vasco da Gama reached the Cape of Good Hope
1527 Luca Cambiaso, Italian painter/sculptor on this day in history.
1603 On November - 18 elisabeth van Nassau, daughter of Juliana, dies at 61
1626 In Rome, St Peter's Church is consecrated on this day in history.
1626 On November - 18 st-Petruskerk in Rome, initiated
1630 On November - 18 esaias van der Velde, Dutch painter, buried
1667 Treaty of Bongaja: King Hassan-Udin of Makasar & VOC on November - 18.
1678 On this day in history giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
1680 On November - 18 jean-Baptiste Loeillet, composer
1686 On November - 18 charles Francois Felix operates on King Louis XIV of France's anal fistula after practicing the surgery on several peasants.
1718 On this day in history voltaires "Oedipe," premieres in Paris
1736 On November - 18 carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, composer
1738 France & Austria sign peace on this day in history.
1742 On November - 18 prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant
1742 On November - 18 felix Maximo Lopez, composer
1745 On November - 18 bonnie Prince Charlies troops occupy Carlisle
1755 On this day in history worst quake Massachusetts Bay area strikes Boston; no deaths report
1755 Worst quake in Mass Bay area strikes Boston; no deaths report on November - 18.
1771 On this day in history giuseppe de Majo, composer, dies at 73
1772 On November - 18 louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer