Historical Events In November - 21
Friday, 10 July 2020
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 this day in history.
0496 Pope Gelasius I on this day in history.
0695 Pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen on this day in history.
1272 On November - 21 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 this day in history.
1492 Pinta under Martin A Pinzon separates from Columbus's fleet on November - 21.
1495 On November - 21 john Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1555 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on November - 21.
1561 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on November - 21.
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 Benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies on November - 21.
1620 The Mayflower reaches Cap Cod on this day in history.
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 Johann Lohner, composer on this day in history.
1654 On November - 21 richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia
1683 On November - 21 johann Michael Muller, composer
1692 On this day in history carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet
1694 Voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], France, writer, essayist, philosopher and playwright (Candide) (. 1778) on November - 21.
1695 Henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36 on this day in history.
1696 On this day in history j Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London
1710 On this day in history barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
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 On this day in history netherlands signs Treaty of Seville
1729 On this day in history josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence)
1730 On this day in history franĂ§ois de Troy, French portrait artist
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on November - 21.
1759 On this day in history battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 Friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher on this day in history.
1775 On November - 21 john Hill, British writer