Historical Events In November - 23
Friday, 19 July 2019
0615 On this day in history columbanus, Irish monastery founder/poet/saint (Poenitentiale), dies
0800 On November - 23 charlemagne arrives at Rome to investigate the alleged crimes of Pope Leo III.
0912 Otto I, the Great, German king, Holy Roman emperor (962-73) on this day in history.
0947 On November - 23 berthold, Duke of Bavaria
1165 On November - 23 pope Alexander III returns from exile to Rome
1221 Alfonso X (the Wise), king of Castile & Leon (1252-84) on November - 23.
1227 On November - 23 polish Prince Leszek I the White is assassinated at an assembly of Piast dukes at Gąsawa.
1248 On this day in history conquest of Seville by the Christian troops under King Ferdinand III of Castile.
1249 Ajjoeb, sultan of Egypt, dies on this day in history.
1334 On November - 23 st Clemens Flood: Dike breaks at Flemish/Zeeuwse/Dutch coast
1407 Louis, duke of Orleans, murdered on this day in history.
1457 On November - 23 ladislaus V Posthumus, king of Hungary/Bohemia, dies at 17
1499 On November - 23 pretender to the throne Perkin Warbeck is hanged for reportedly attempting to escape from the Tower of London. He had invaded England in 1497, claiming to be the lost son of King Edward IV of England.
1499 Perkin Warbeck, Flemish sailor, hanged on November - 23.
1553 On November - 23 prospero Alpini, Italy, botanist/physician (De Medocoma Aegyptorum)
1556 King Philip II confers with Dutch financial experts on this day in history.
1558 On this day in history charles, earl of Lalaing/land guardian of the Neth, dies at 52
1577 Water Geuzen under capt Slope enter Amsterdam on this day in history.
1584 English parliament throws out Jesuits on this day in history.
1585 On November - 23 thomas Tallis, composer, dies
1613 Charles Philip of Croij, marquis of Havre/earl of Fontenoy, dies at 64 on November - 23.
1616 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (product of Wallis) on November - 23.
1642 On this day in history the Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman, discovers Van Dieman's Land (later to be re-named Tasmania)
1644 Areopagitica, a pamphlet decrying censorship, and written by John Milton is published on this day in history.
1654 On November - 23 french mathematician, scientist, and religious philosopher Blaise Pascal experiences an intense, mystical vision that marks him for life.
1669 Johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch deaf-mute teacher (Surdus Loquens) on November - 23.
1690 Ernst J earl van Biron, Russian duke of Koerland/regent of Ivan VI on November - 23.
1700 On November - 23 cardinal Francesco Albani elected Pope Clemens XI
1705 Nicholas Rowe's "Ulysses," premieres in London on November - 23.
1709 Hans Willem baron Bentinck, Dutch/English earl of Portland, dies at 60 on November - 23.
1744 English premier John Carteret resigns on November - 23.
1748 Etienne Joseph Floquet, composer on November - 23.
1749 Edward Rutledge, (Gov-SC)/attorney/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1752 Conrad Michael Schneider, composer, dies at 79 on November - 23.