Historical Events In November - 26
Friday, 14 December 2018
0399 On this day in history st Siricius ends his reign as Catholic Pope
0399 On this day in history siricius, Italian Pope (384-99), dies
0579 On November - 26 pelagius II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0666 On November - 26 yeon Gaesomun dictator of Goguryeo (other sources indicate death date as 664 or 665)
0783 On November - 26 the Asturian queen Adosinda is put up in a monastery to prevent her kin from retaking the throne from Mauregatus.
1126 On November - 26 al-Borsoki, emir of Aleppo-Mosoel, assassinated
1240 On November - 26 edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies
1267 Gozzolini Silvester, Italian hermit/saint, dies on this day in history.
1476 On this day in history vlad III Dracula defeats Basarab Laiota with the help of Stephen the Great and Stephen V Bathory and becomes the ruler of Wallachia for the third time.
1527 Pope Clemens VII signs treaty with emperor Karel I on November - 26.
1580 French Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty on this day in history.
1598 Jacob of Necks merchant fleet reaches Bantam West-Java on November - 26.
1607 On November - 26 john Harvard, England, clergyman/scholar, founded Harvard Univ
1621 On this day in history radulph Agas, English surveyor (C. 1540)
1640 Carl Rosier, composer on this day in history.
1648 On this day in history pope Innocent X condemns Peace of Westfalen
1651 On this day in history henry Ireton, English gen/parliament leader (Marston Moor), dies at 40
1653 On November - 26 andreas Anton Schmelzer, composer
1653 Maximilian Teellinck, vicar, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
1663 Pedro de Peralta y Barnuevo, Peruvian poet (Obras Dramaticas) on this day in history.
1688 On November - 26 duke of Savoye signs on to League of Augsburg
1688 Philippe Quinault, French playwright (L'amant Indiscreet), dies at 53 on November - 26.
1702 Premiere of Colley Cibber's "King Imposter" on November - 26.
1703 On November - 26 bristol England damaged by hurricane, Royal Navy loses 15 warships
1703 -27] Heavy storm hits England 1000s killed on this day in history.
1716 On November - 26 the first lion exhibited in America (Boston)
1716 On this day in history 1st lion exhibited in America (Boston)
1731 William Cowper, England, pre-romantic poet (His Task) [NS] on November - 26.
1736 Charles-Joseph Panckoucke, French publisher (Mercure de France) on this day in history.
1741 French & Beiers army occupies Prague on this day in history.
1744 Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, composer on November - 26.
1754 On November - 26 georg Forster, writer
1764 France bans Jesuit enorde on this day in history.
1776 Dov Baer of Mezhirech, hassidic rabbi, dies on November - 26.