Historical Events In November - 20
Friday, 01 December 2023
0284 On November - 20 diocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor.
0762 BÃ¶gÃ¼, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire on November - 20.
0869 King Edmund of East Anglia on this day in history.
0967 Aboe al-Faradj al-Isfahani, Arabic author (Book of liederen), dies on this day in history.
1168 Giovanni di Struma elected anti-Pope on November - 20.
1194 On November - 20 palermo is conquered by Emperor Henry VI.
1272 On this day in history edward I proclaimed King of England
1327 Bassui Tokusho, Zen founder (Kogakuji monastery in Nakamura Japan) on November - 20.
1342 Pope Clemens VI names John IV of Arkel as bishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
1347 Roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo beats nobles on November - 20.
1347 On November - 20 stefano Colonna, Roman senator, dies in battle
1407 A truce between John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy and Louis of Valois, Duke of OrlÃ©ans is agreed under the auspices of John, Duke of Berry. OrlÃ©ans would be assassinated three days later by Burgundy on November - 20.
1431 1st meeting of Order of Guilder Flies on November - 20.
1480 Eleonora van Austrian, translator, dies on this day in history.
1518 On November - 20 pierre de la Rue/Peter van Straten, Flemish composer, dies
1520 On November - 20 friesland hit by heavy hail storm
1521 Arabs attribute shortage of water in Jerusalem to Jews making wine on this day in history.
1527 On this day in history wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic
1529 Karl von Miltitz, papal nuncio on November - 20.
1583 On this day in history duke of Parma conquerors Aalst
1602 Otto von Guericke, inventor (air pump) on November - 20.
1606 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian on November - 20.
1616 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War on this day in history.
1620 Peregrine White, son of Wm & Susanna White, born aboard Mayflower on November - 20.
1625 On this day in history artus II Quellinus "the Young", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1637 On November - 20 peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
1637 Peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden on November - 20.
1652 Romanus Weichlein, composer on November - 20.
1669 Arnold Geulincx, South Neth philosopher (Cholera), dies at 45 on this day in history.
1675 On this day in history francisco de Moura y Cortereal, Span land guardian of Neth (1664-68)
1678 Charles Dujardin, painter/etcher (Learned Dog), dies at about 56 on this day in history.
1695 Zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed on November - 20.
1695 On this day in history zumbi, Brazilian runaway slave
1700 King Charles XII of Sweden aged 17, defeats the army of Czar Peter the Great in the battle of Narva on this day in history.