Historical Events In November - 20
Saturday, 23 October 2021
0284 On November - 20 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 Giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope on this day in history.
1194 Palermo is conquered by Emperor Henry VI on November - 20.
1272 On November - 20 edward I proclaimed King of England
1327 Bassui Tokusho, Zen founder (Kogakuji monastery in Nakamura Japan) on November - 20.
1342 On November - 20 pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht
1347 On this day in history roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles
1347 Stefano Colonna, Roman senator, dies in battle on November - 20.
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 On this day in history 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
1480 Eleonora van Austrian, translator, dies on this day in history.
1518 On November - 20 pierre de la Rue/Peter van Straten, Flemish composer, dies
1520 On November - 20 friesland hit by heavy hail storm
1521 Arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine on this day in history.
1527 On this day in history wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic
1529 Karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio on this day in history.
1583 On November - 20 duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
1602 On this day in history otto von Guericke, inventor (air pump)
1606 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian on this day in history.
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 On November - 20 artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1637 On this day in history peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1637 On November - 20 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 On this day in history francisco de Moura y Cortereal, Span land guardian of Neth (1664-68)
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 On this day in history zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave
1700 On this day in history king Charles XII of Sweden aged 17, defeats the army of Czar Peter the Great in the battle of Narva