Historical Events In November - 21
Saturday, 26 September 2020
0235 St Anterus begins his reign as Catholic Pope on November - 21.
0496 On November - 21 st Gelasius I ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0496 On this day in history pope Gelasius I
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 November - 21.
1317 On this day in history 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 On this day in history john Bale, England, bishop/anti-catholic playwright (Kynge Johan)
1555 On this day in history georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
1561 On this day in history carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
1579 Thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier on this day in history.
1580 On November - 21 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
1610 On November - 21 benedict van Canfield, [William Fish], English missionary, dies
1620 On November - 21 the Mayflower reaches Cap Cod
1620 On this day in history pilgrim Fathers reach America: Provincetown Harbor, Mass
1637 On this day in history catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child)
1645 On this day in history johann Lohner, composer
1654 Richard Johnson, a free black, granted 550 acres in Virginia on this day in history.
1683 On November - 21 johann Michael Muller, composer
1692 Carlo Fragoni, Italy, poet on this day in history.
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 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 November - 21 john Ekels, the Old, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist
1728 Fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian gen-admiral, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1729 On this day in history netherlands signs Treaty of Seville
1729 Josiah Bartlett, US physician/judge/signer (Decl of Independence) on November - 21.
1730 François de Troy, French portrait artist on November - 21.
1742 Alessandro Felici, composer on this day in history.
1759 On November - 21 battle at Maxen: Prussian army surrenders to Austrians
1768 On November - 21 friedrich Schleiermacher, German theologist/philosopher
1775 John Hill, British writer on this day in history.