Historical Events In November - 21
Wednesday, 29 November 2023
0235 On this day in history st Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 St Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 21.
0496 Pope Gelasius I on November - 21.
0695 On this day in history pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen
1272 Following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England on this day in history.
1317 On November - 21 frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht
1481 On November - 21 ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87
1492 On November - 21 pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet
1495 John Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan) on November - 21.
1555 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on November - 21.
1561 On November - 21 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
1579 Thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier on November - 21.
1580 On November - 21 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
1610 On this day in history benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies
1620 On this day in history the Mayflower reaches Cap Cod
1620 Pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass on November - 21.
1637 Catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child) on this day in history.
1645 On November - 21 johann Lohner, composer
1654 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on November - 21.
1683 Johann Michael Muller, composer on November - 21.
1692 Carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet on November - 21.
1694 On November - 21 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 November - 21.
1724 On this day in history john Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist
1728 On November - 21 fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57
1729 Netherlands signs Treaty of Seville on November - 21.
1729 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence) on November - 21.
1730 On November - 21 franÃ§ois de Troy, French portrait artist
1742 On November - 21 alessandro Felici, composer
1759 Battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians on November - 21.
1768 On this day in history friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 On November - 21 john Hill, British writer