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 This day in History - November 1
456 Historic Events for November 1
79

Pompei buried by Mt Vesuvius

Event
846

Louis II, the Stutterer, King of France (877-79)

Birth
996

1st use of name "Austria" for Ostarrichi/in oorkonde

Event
1050

Henry IV, German emperor (1056/84-1105) [or Nov 11]

Birth
1210

King John of England begins imprisoning Jews

Event
1248

Earl Willem II of Holland crowned as RC German emperor

Event
1349

Duke of Brabant orders execution of all Jews in Brussels, accusing them of poisoning the wells

Event
1462

Arch duke Albrecht VI van Habsburg occupies Vienna

Event
1500

Benvenuto Cellini, sculptor/goldsmith/author (Perseus)

Birth
1512

Michelangelo's paintings on ceiling of Sistine Chapel, 1st exhibited

Event
1535

Francesco Sforza, Italian ruler (Milan), dies

Death
1546

Giulio Romano, Italian painter/architect (Ondergang der Titanen), dies

Death
1570

Netherlands hit by flood disaster, 1,000s killed

Event
1604

William Shakespeare's tragedy "Othello" 1st presented

Event
1607

Georg Philipp Harsd”rfer, Nrnberg Germany, poet (Poetischer Trichter)

Birth
1611

Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented

Event
1618

Johannes Flittner, composer

Birth
1623

Fire at Plymouth, Massachusetts destroys several buildings

Event
1628

French king Louis XIII occupies La Rochelle

Event
1666

James Sherard, composer

Birth
1671

French King Louis XIV and RC German emperor Leopold I sign secret anti-Dutch treaty

Event
1672

Heinrich Schutz, composer, dies at 87

Death
1676

Gisbertus Voetius, [G˜sbert Voet], reformed theologist, dies at 87

Death
1700

Carlos II, King of Spain (1665-1700), dies at 39

Death
1711

Christian Demelius, composer, dies at 68

Death