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 This day in History - November 16
354 Historic Events for November 16
13

Tiberius' triumphant procession through Rome after siege of Germany

Event
1271

Henry III, king of England (1216-71, Provisions of Oxford), dies

Death
1380

French King Charles VI declares no taxes for ever

Event
1512

Gerbrand Mockema, Fries rebel, beheaded

Death
1512

Jemme Herjuwsma, Fries rebel, beheaded

Death
1532

Pizarro captures Incan emperor Atahualpa after victory at Cajamarca

Event
1548

Caspar Cruciger, German church reformer, dies at 44

Death
1569

Paul Sartorius, composer

Birth
1572

Don Frederiks troops occupy/plunder Zutphen

Event
1587

Joost van den Vondel, Cologne Germany, Dutch poet/dramatist (Jephtha)

Birth
1603

Pierre Charron, French philosopher/theologian, dies

Death
1615

Guillaume Dumanoir, composer

Birth
1632

Battle at Lutzen: Sweden beats imperial armies under Von Wallenstein

Event
1632

Gustavus II Adolphus, king of Sweden, dies in battle at 37

Death
1642

Cornelis Evertsen the Younger, Dutch buccaneer/lt admiral of Zeeland

Birth
1653

Joan van Hoorn, gov-gen of Neth Indies (1707-09)

Birth
1667

Nathaniel Schnittelbach, composer, dies at 34

Death
1668

Antoon Anselmo, South Netherlands lawyer, dies at about 79

Death
1676

1st colonial prision organized, Nantucket Mass

Event
1677

French troops occupy Freiburg

Event
1683

Hendrik Casimir II of Nassau-Dietz marries Henriā€°tte Amalia

Event
1684

Abraham Alewijn, Dutch poet/playwright (Puiterveense Helleveeg)

Birth
1700

Monarch of Brandenburg becomes king of Prussia

Event
1706

Cornelis Evertsen, mutineer/ltalian-admiral of Zeeland, dies at 64

Death
1706

Godfried Schalcken, painter/etcher/engraver, dies

Death