Historical Events In November - 20
Saturday, 16 January 2021
0284 On this day in history diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor.
0762 Bögü, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire on this day in history.
0869 King Edmund of East Anglia on November - 20.
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 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 On November - 20 bassui Tokusho, Zen founder (Kogakuji monastery in Nakamura Japan)
1342 Pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht on November - 20.
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 November - 20 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 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies on this day in history.
1480 On November - 20 eleonora van Austrian, translator, dies
1518 Pierre de la Rue/Peter van Straten, Flemish composer, dies on November - 20.
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 Wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic on this day in history.
1529 On this day in history karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio
1583 Duke of Parma conquerors Aalst on this day in history.
1602 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1620 On November - 20 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 On November - 20 peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1652 Romanus Weichlein, composer on November - 20.
1669 On this day in history arnold Geulincx, South Neth philosopher (Cholera), dies at 45
1675 On this day in history francisco de Moura y Cortereal, Span land guardian of Neth (1664-68)
1678 On this day in history charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56
1695 On this day in history zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed.
1695 On November - 20 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