Historical Events In November - 23
Friday, 24 May 2019
0615 Columbanus, Irish monastery founder/poet/saint (Poenitentiale), dies on November - 23.
0800 On this day in history charlemagne arrives at Rome to investigate the alleged crimes of Pope Leo III.
0912 On November - 23 otto I, the Great, German king, Holy Roman emperor (962-73)
0947 Berthold, Duke of Bavaria on November - 23.
1165 On November - 23 pope Alexander III returns from exile to Rome
1221 Alfonso X (the Wise), king of Castile & Leon (1252-84) on this day in history.
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 November - 23.
1334 St Clemens Flood: Dike breaks at Flemish/Zeeuwse/Dutch coast on this day in history.
1407 Louis, duke of Orleans, murdered on this day in history.
1457 On this day in history 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 On November - 23 perkin Warbeck, Flemish sailor, hanged
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 Charles, earl of Lalaing/land guardian of the Neth, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1577 Water Geuzen under capt Slope enter Amsterdam on this day in history.
1584 English parliament throws out Jesuits on November - 23.
1585 Thomas Tallis, composer, dies on November - 23.
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 this day in history.
1642 The Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman, discovers Van Dieman's Land (later to be re-named Tasmania) on this day in history.
1644 Areopagitica, a pamphlet decrying censorship, and written by John Milton is published on this day in history.
1654 French mathematician, scientist, and religious philosopher Blaise Pascal experiences an intense, mystical vision that marks him for life on November - 23.
1669 Johann K Amman, Swiss/Dutch deaf-mute teacher (Surdus Loquens) on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history ernst J earl van Biron, Russian duke of Koerland/regent of Ivan VI
1700 Cardinal Francesco Albani elected Pope Clemens XI on November - 23.
1705 Nicholas Rowe's "Ulysses," premieres in London on November - 23.
1709 On November - 23 hans Willem baron Bentinck, Dutch/English earl of Portland, dies at 60
1744 On this day in history english premier John Carteret resigns
1748 On November - 23 etienne Joseph Floquet, composer
1749 Edward Rutledge, (Gov-SC)/attorney/signer (Decl of Independence) on this day in history.
1752 On November - 23 conrad Michael Schneider, composer, dies at 79