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 This day in History - November 2
367 Historic Events for November 2
676

Donus begins his reign as Catholic Pope replacing Pope Adeodatus II

Event
1171

Dionysius bar Salibi, author (Diarbekir), dies

Death
1171

Baudouin IV, count of Henegouwen (1120-71), dies

Death
1327

King Alfonso IV of Arag¢n crowned

Event
1355

English invasion army under king Edward lands at Calais

Event
1418

Utrecht conquerors Ijsselstein

Event
1483

Henry Stafford, earl of Buckingham/constable of Engl, beheaded at 49

Death
1528

Peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], Neo latin poet (Collected Works)

Birth
1532

Zealand/South Holland flooded

Event
1588

Wilhelmus Damasi, theologist/1st bishop of Roermond, dies at 63

Death
1610

Richard Bancroft, archbishop of Canterbury (1604-10), dies at 66

Death
1635

Aurelio Signoretti, composer, dies at 68

Death
1642

2nd battle at Breitenfeld Saksen: Sweden beat Ferdinand III

Event
1648

12,000 Jews massacred by Chmielnicki hordes in Narol Podlia

Event
1697

Constantine Huygens Jr, Poet/painter/cartoonist, buried

Death
1699

Jean-Baptiste Sim‚on Chardin, French still life painter

Birth
1709

Anna van Hannover, English princess/duchess of Brunswick-Lneburg

Birth
1712

Suriname govt gives French hijacker Jacques Cassard, Ÿ682,800

Event
1716

Engelbrecht K„mpfer, German/Neth VOC-surgeon, dies at 65

Death
1717

Johann Jacob Walther, composer, dies

Death
1722

Willem KH Friso (11) appointed viceroy of Gelderland

Event
1731

Johann Matthias Leffloth, composer, dies at 26

Death
1734

Daniel Boone, frontiersman/explorer (US Hall of Fame-1915)

Birth
1739

Karl Ditters von Dittersdorf, composer

Birth
1741

Joan Derk van Capellen, leader of Neth Democratic Patriots

Birth