Historical Events In November - 20
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
0284 Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor on this day in history.
0762 Bögü, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire on this day in history.
0869 On this day in history king Edmund of East Anglia
0967 On this day in history aboe al-Faradj al-Isfahani, Arabic author (Book of liederen), dies
1168 On this day in history giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope
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 Pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1347 Roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles on this day in history.
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 Orléans is agreed under the auspices of John, Duke of Berry. Orléans would be assassinated three days later by Burgundy.
1431 On this day in history 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
1480 On this day in history eleonora van Austrian, translator, dies
1518 On this day in history pierre de la Rue/Peter van Straten, Flemish composer, dies
1520 On this day in history friesland hit by heavy hail storm
1521 On November - 20 arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine
1527 On November - 20 wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic
1529 Karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio on November - 20.
1583 On November - 20 duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
1602 On November - 20 otto von Guericke, inventor (air pump)
1606 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian on November - 20.
1616 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War on November - 20.
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 this day in history.
1637 On November - 20 peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1637 Peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden on November - 20.
1652 On November - 20 romanus Weichlein, composer
1669 Arnold Geulincx, South Neth philosopher (Cholera), dies at 45 on this day in history.
1675 Francisco de Moura y Cortereal, Span land guardian of Neth (1664-68) on November - 20.
1678 On this day in history 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 On November - 20 zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave
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.