Historical Events In November - 20
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
0284 On this day in history diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor.
0762 On November - 20 bögü, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire.
0869 On this day in history king Edmund of East Anglia
0967 On November - 20 aboe al-Faradj al-Isfahani, Arabic author (Book of liederen), dies
1168 On November - 20 giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope
1194 On this day in history palermo is conquered by Emperor Henry VI.
1272 Edward I proclaimed King of England on November - 20.
1327 On November - 20 bassui Tokusho, Zen founder (Kogakuji monastery in Nakamura Japan)
1342 On November - 20 pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht
1347 On November - 20 roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles
1347 On November - 20 stefano Colonna, Roman senator, dies in battle
1407 A truce between John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy and Louis of Valois, Duke of Orléans is agreed under the auspices of John, Duke of Berry. Orléans would be assassinated three days later by Burgundy on November - 20.
1431 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies on this day in history.
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 Friesland hit by heavy hail storm on this day in history.
1521 Arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine on this day in history.
1527 Wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic on November - 20.
1529 Karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio on this day in history.
1583 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on November - 20.
1602 Otto von Guericke, inventor (air pump) on this day in history.
1606 On November - 20 abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian
1616 On this day in history bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War
1620 On this day in history peregrine White, son of Wm & Susanna White, born aboard Mayflower
1625 Artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised on November - 20.
1637 Peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden on November - 20.
1637 On November - 20 peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1652 On this day in history romanus Weichlein, composer
1669 On November - 20 arnold Geulincx, South Neth philosopher (Cholera), dies at 45
1675 Francisco de Moura y Cortereal, Span land guardian of Neth (1664-68) on this day in history.
1678 Charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56 on November - 20.
1695 Zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed on November - 20.
1695 Zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave on November - 20.
1700 King Charles XII of Sweden aged 17, defeats the army of Czar Peter the Great in the battle of Narva on this day in history.