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 This day in History - November 15
371 Historic Events for November 15
565

Justitianus I, [Petrus Sabbatius], Byzantine emperor (527-65), dies

Death
1194

Margaretha van Elzas, wife of count Boudouin V of Henegouwen, dies

Death
1280

Albertus Magnus the Great, German leader/bishop Regensburg, dies at 87

Death
1315

Battle at Morgarten: Swiss beat duke Leopold I (II?) of Austrian

Event
1316

Jan I becomes king of France, dies 4 days later

Event
1316

Jean I, king of France (Nov 15-19, 1316) (he lived only 4 days)

Birth
1348

Rudolph of Oron claims Jews have confessed to poisoning wells

Event
1397

Nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italy, Pope (1447-55)

Birth
1491

Anna van Bretagne becomes devoted to end "la guerre folle"

Event
1491

6 Jews and 5 Conversos accused of killing Christians in La Guardia Spain

Event
1492

In Spain, 6 Jews and 5 Conversos are accused of using black magic

Event
1492

Christopher Columbus notes 1st recorded reference to tobacco

Event
1527

Treaty of Beautiful garden (emperor-ecclesiastical goods)

Event
1532

Pope Clemens VII tells Henry VIII to end relationship with Anna Boleyn

Event
1533

Francisco Pizarro arrives at Cuzco

Event
1559

Albrecht, arch duke of Austrian/cardinal-archbishop of Toledo

Birth
1577

Sir Francis Drake aboard Pelican travels from Chile to Washington

Event
1583

Gelders Earl Willem of the Bergh flees

Event
1604

Davis Mell, composer

Birth
1619

Philips Koninck, Amsterdams painter/etcher

Birth
1629

Bethlen G bor, King of Hungary (1620-29), dies at 49

Death
1630

Johann Kepler, German astronomer, dies at 58

Death
1634

Johann Staden, composer, dies at 53

Death
1640

Nicolaus Adam Strungk, composer

Birth
1658

Jacobus Revius, [Reefsen], theologist/writer/poet, dies at about 72

Death