Historical Events In November - 21
Friday, 27 November 2020
0235 On November - 21 st Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 St Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0496 On November - 21 pope Gelasius I
0695 Pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen on November - 21.
1272 Following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England on November - 21.
1317 On November - 21 frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht
1481 On this day in history ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87
1492 Pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet on November - 21.
1495 On this day in history john Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1555 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1561 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on November - 21.
1579 Thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier on November - 21.
1580 On this day in history willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
1610 Benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies on November - 21.
1620 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on November - 21.
1620 Pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass on November - 21.
1637 Catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child) on November - 21.
1645 Johann Lohner, composer on November - 21.
1654 On November - 21 richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia
1683 Johann Michael Muller, composer on this day in history.
1692 Carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet on November - 21.
1694 On this day in history voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], France, writer, essayist, philosopher and playwright (Candide) (. 1778)
1695 Henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36 on November - 21.
1696 J Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London on November - 21.
1710 Barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1724 John Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist on November - 21.
1728 Fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57 on November - 21.
1729 Netherlands signs Treaty of Seville on this day in history.
1729 On November - 21 josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence)
1730 On this day in history françois de Troy, French portrait artist
1742 On November - 21 alessandro Felici, composer
1759 On this day in history battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 Friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher on November - 21.
1775 On November - 21 john Hill, British writer