Historical Events In November - 20
Thursday, 18 April 2019
0284 Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor on this day in history.
0762 On November - 20 bögü, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire.
0869 King Edmund of East Anglia on this day in history.
0967 On November - 20 aboe al-Faradj al-Isfahani, Arabic author (Book of liederen), dies
1168 Giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope on November - 20.
1194 On this day in history palermo is conquered by Emperor Henry VI.
1272 Edward I proclaimed King of England on this day in history.
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 November - 20.
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 On November - 20 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
1480 Eleonora van Austrian, translator, dies on November - 20.
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 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 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 On this day in history abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian
1616 On November - 20 bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War
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 Peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden on November - 20.
1637 Peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden on this day in history.
1652 On this day in history romanus Weichlein, composer
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 November - 20.
1695 On this day in history zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed.
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.