Historical Events In November - 20
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0284 Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor on November - 20.
0762 BĂ¶gĂĽ, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire on November - 20.
0869 King Edmund of East Anglia on this day in history.
0967 Aboe al-Faradj al-Isfahani, Arabic author (Book of liederen), dies on November - 20.
1168 On November - 20 giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope
1194 On November - 20 palermo is conquered by Emperor Henry VI.
1272 Edward I proclaimed King of England on November - 20.
1327 Bassui Tokusho, Zen founder (Kogakuji monastery in Nakamura Japan) on November - 20.
1342 Pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1347 On November - 20 roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles
1347 Stefano Colonna, Roman senator, dies in battle on this day in history.
1407 On this day in history a truce between John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy and Louis of Valois, Duke of OrlĂ©ans is agreed under the auspices of John, Duke of Berry. OrlĂ©ans would be assassinated three days later by Burgundy.
1431 On November - 20 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
1480 On this day in history eleonora van Austrian, translator, dies
1518 Pierre de la Rue/Peter van Straten, Flemish composer, dies on November - 20.
1520 On November - 20 friesland hit by heavy hail storm
1521 Arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine on November - 20.
1527 Wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic on November - 20.
1529 On November - 20 karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio
1583 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on November - 20.
1602 On November - 20 otto von Guericke, inventor (air pump)
1606 On November - 20 abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian
1616 On November - 20 bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War
1620 Peregrine White, son of Wm & Susanna White, born aboard Mayflower on this day in history.
1625 Artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised on this day in history.
1637 On this day in history peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1637 On this day in history peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1652 Romanus Weichlein, composer on this day in history.
1669 Arnold Geulincx, South Neth philosopher (Cholera), dies at 45 on November - 20.
1675 Francisco de Moura y Cortereal, Span land guardian of Neth (1664-68) on November - 20.
1678 On November - 20 charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56
1695 Zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed on this day in history.
1695 Zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave on November - 20.
1700 On November - 20 king Charles XII of Sweden aged 17, defeats the army of Czar Peter the Great in the battle of Narva