Historical Events In November - 20
Saturday, 19 October 2019
0284 Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor on November - 20.
0762 On November - 20 bĂ¶gĂĽ, 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 this day in history aboe al-Faradj al-Isfahani, Arabic author (Book of liederen), dies
1168 Giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope on November - 20.
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 this day in history.
1342 Pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht on November - 20.
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 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 on this day in history.
1431 On November - 20 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
1480 On November - 20 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 this day in history arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine
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 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on November - 20.
1602 Otto von Guericke, inventor (air pump) on this day in history.
1606 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian on this day in history.
1616 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War on this day in history.
1620 Peregrine White, son of Wm & Susanna White, born aboard Mayflower on November - 20.
1625 Artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised on November - 20.
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 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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.