Historical Events In November - 20
Friday, 30 July 2021
0284 Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor on November - 20.
0762 On November - 20 bögü, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire.
0869 On November - 20 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 this day in history.
1272 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1347 Roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles on November - 20.
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 this day in history.
1431 On this day in history 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 Friesland hit by heavy hail storm on November - 20.
1521 Arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine on November - 20.
1527 On November - 20 wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic
1529 Karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio on November - 20.
1583 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1637 On November - 20 peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1637 On this day in history peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1652 Romanus Weichlein, composer on November - 20.
1669 On November - 20 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 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 November - 20.
1700 On November - 20 king Charles XII of Sweden aged 17, defeats the army of Czar Peter the Great in the battle of Narva