Historical Events In November - 20
Friday, 29 September 2023
0284 Diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor on November - 20.
0762 BÃ¶gÃ¼, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire on this day in history.
0869 On November - 20 king Edmund of East Anglia
0967 Aboe al-Faradj al-Isfahani, Arabic author (Book of liederen), dies on November - 20.
1168 On November - 20 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 On November - 20 bassui Tokusho, Zen founder (Kogakuji monastery in Nakamura Japan)
1342 On this day in history pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht
1347 Roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles on November - 20.
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 OrlÃ©ans is agreed under the auspices of John, Duke of Berry. OrlÃ©ans would be assassinated three days later by Burgundy on November - 20.
1431 On November - 20 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies
1480 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 On this day in history karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio
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 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 On November - 20 artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1637 Peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden on this day in history.
1637 Peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
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