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 This day in History - November 10
351 Historic Events for November 10
461

St Leo I ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
461

Leo I the Great, Italian Pope (440-61), dies

Death
911

Conrad I elecect German King

Event
1241

Celestine IV, [Goffredo Castiglioni], Pope (1241, 16 days), dies

Death
1285

Pedro III, king of Aragon, dies

Death
1299

Jan I, count of Holland/Zeeland (1295-99), dies at 15

Death
1433

Charles of Charolais, the Bold, Duke of Burgundy/polyglot

Birth
1444

Battle at Varna, Black Sea: Sultan Murad II beats crusaders

Event
1444

Wladyslaw III Warnenczyk, king of Poland/Hungary, dies in battle at 20

Death
1467

Charles of Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen [or Nov 9]

Birth
1483

Martin Luther, Eisleben Germany, founded Protestantism

Birth
1526

John I Z polyai of Transsylvania chosen as king of Hungary

Event
1544

Antwerps painter John Matsys banished

Event
1549

Paul III, [Alessandro Farnese], Italian Pope (1534-49), dies at 81

Death
1566

Robert Devereux 2nd earl of Essex/cousin/lover of Elizabeth I

Birth
1567

Battle at St-Denis: French govt army vs Huguenots

Event
1577

Jacob Cats, [Father Cats], Dutch grand pensionary/poet (Houwelyck)

Birth
1584

Willem Louis of Nassau appointed viceroy of Friesland

Event
1630

Failed palace revolution against Richelieu France

Event
1636

Francesco Passarini, composer

Birth
1665

Samuel Friedrich Capricornus, composer, dies at 36

Death
1668

Fran‡ois Couperin, Paris France, composer/organist (Concerts Royaux)

Birth
1670

Geory Horn, [Hornius], theologist/historian, dies at about 50

Death
1673

Michael Korybut Wisniowiecki, king of Poland (16..-73), dies

Death
1674

Dutch formally cede New Netherlands (NY) to English

Event