Historical Events In November - 18
Monday, 27 January 2020
0326 The old St. Peter's Basilica is consecrated on November - 18.
0794 On November - 18 japanese emperor Kammu deallocates residence of Nara to Kioto
0942 Odo van Cluny, 2nd abbott of Cluny (924-42), dies on this day in history.
1105 On November - 18 maginulf elected anti-Pope Silvester I
1170 On November - 18 albrecht I "Bear", 1st margrave of Brandenburg (1150-70), dies at 70
1210 On this day in history pope Innocent III excommunicates Roman Catholic Emperor Otto IV
1307 On this day in history william Tell shoots apple off his son's head
1421 Zuider Zee floods 72 villages, killing an estimated 10,000 in Netherlands on this day in history.
1421 On November - 18 southern sea floods 72 villages, killing estimated 10,000 in Netherlands
1424 On November - 18 storm flood ravages Dutch coast
1477 The First English Printing press on November - 18.
1477 On November - 18 1st English printed book "Dictes & Sayengis of the Phylosophers"
1494 On November - 18 french king Charles VIII occupies Florence
1497 On this day in history bartolomeu Dias discovers Cape of Good Hope
1497 Vasco da Gama reached the Cape of Good Hope on November - 18.
1527 On November - 18 luca Cambiaso, Italian painter/sculptor
1603 On this day in history elisabeth van Nassau, daughter of Juliana, dies at 61
1626 On this day in history in Rome, St Peter's Church is consecrated
1626 On November - 18 st-Petruskerk in Rome, initiated
1630 On this day in history esaias van der Velde, Dutch painter, buried
1667 Treaty of Bongaja: King Hassan-Udin of Makasar & VOC on this day in history.
1678 On November - 18 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
1680 Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, composer on this day in history.
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 Voltaires "Oedipe," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1736 Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, composer on this day in history.
1738 France & Austria sign peace on November - 18.
1742 Prussia & England sign anti-French military covenant on November - 18.
1742 On November - 18 felix Maximo Lopez, composer
1745 Bonnie Prince Charlies troops occupy Carlisle on this day in history.
1755 Worst quake Massachusetts Bay area strikes Boston; no deaths report on this day in history.
1755 Worst quake in Mass Bay area strikes Boston; no deaths report on November - 18.
1771 Giuseppe de Majo, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1772 On this day in history louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia Christian, composer