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 This day in History - November 22
392 Historic Events for November 22
365

[Felix II] ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
365

Felix II, Italian anti-pope, dies

Death
498

St Symmachus begins his reign as Pope replacing Anastasius II

Event
950

Lotharius, King of Italy (947-50), dies

Death
1221

Frederik II Hohenstaufen crowned Roman-German Emperor

Event
1247

Robin Hood, dies (from "A Lytell Geste of Robyn Hood")

Death
1346

Street fights in Utrecht, Hollandsgezinde Gunterlingen statements

Event
1450

Jacob Obrecht, composer

Birth
1497

Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama rounds Cape of Good Hope

Event
1511

Erasmus Reinhold, Germany, mathematician (calculated planetary table)

Birth
1515

Marie Guise, French wife of king James V of Scotland

Birth
1535

John, the Old, earl of Nassau/tribal father Neth royal family

Birth
1542

Spain delegates "New Laws" against slavery in America

Event
1579

Jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, Dutch lawyer/pastor/lyricist

Birth
1594

Martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies

Death
1606

Pieter II de Jode, Flemish engraver/publisher

Birth
1617

Ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17), dies

Death
1643

Ren‚ R Cavelier sieur de La Salle, French explorer

Birth
1675

English king Charles II adjourns parliament

Event
1683

Purcells "Welcome to All the Pleasures," premieres in London

Event
1690

Fran‡ois Collin de Blamont, composer

Birth
1699

Treaty of Preobrasjensku Denmark/Russia/Saksen/Poland divide Sweden

Event
1707

Prince Johan Willem Friso sworn in as viceroy of Friesland

Event
1709

Frantisek Benda, composer

Birth
1710

Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of JS Bach (Sinfonias 64)

Birth