Historical Events In November - 21
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0235 St Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 21.
0496 On this day in history st Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 Pope Gelasius I on November - 21.
0695 On this day in history pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen
1272 On this day in history following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England.
1317 On November - 21 frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht
1481 Ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87 on November - 21.
1492 On this day in history pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet
1495 On this day in history john Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1555 On November - 21 georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
1561 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
1579 On November - 21 thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier
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 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on this day in history.
1620 Pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass on this day in history.
1637 On this day in history catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child)
1645 Johann Lohner, composer on November - 21.
1654 On this day in history richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia
1683 Johann Michael Muller, composer on this day in history.
1692 On this day in history carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet
1694 Voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], France, writer, essayist, philosopher and playwright (Candide) (. 1778) on this day in history.
1695 On this day in history henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
1696 J Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London on November - 21.
1710 On November - 21 barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
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 November - 21.
1729 On November - 21 josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence)
1730 On November - 21 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 On this day in history friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 On this day in history john Hill, British writer