Historical Events In November - 21
Saturday, 10 April 2021
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 On this day in history pope Sergius names Willibrord as archbishop Clemens of Friezen
1272 On November - 21 following Henry III of England's death on November 16, his son Prince Edward becomes King of England.
1317 Frederik of Sierck/Zyrick becomes bishop of Utrecht on November - 21.
1481 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1561 On November - 21 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
1579 On this day in history thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier
1580 On this day in history willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
1610 On November - 21 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 this day in history.
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 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 November - 21 henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
1696 On November - 21 j Vanbrughes "Relapse or Virtue in Danger," premieres in London
1710 On this day in history barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
1724 John Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history alessandro Felici, composer
1759 On November - 21 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 On November - 21 friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 On November - 21 john Hill, British writer