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 This day in History - November 25
369 Historic Events for November 25
992

Mieszko I, Polish advisor to Pope John XV, dies

Death
1120

William, English crown prince/son of Henry I, drowns at 17

Death
1120

Countess of Perche, bastard daughter of English king Henry I, drowns

Death
1120

English royal yacht "White Ship" leaves in storm

Event
1165

RC German emperor Frederik I Barbarossa visits Utrecht

Event
1185

Umberto Crivelli replaces Lucius III as Pope Urban III

Event
1185

Lucius III, [Ubaldo Allucingoli], Italian Pope (1181-85), dies

Death
1277

Giovanni Gaetano Orsini elected as Pope Nicolas III

Event
1357

Charles IV issues letter of protection of Jews of Strasbourg Alsace

Event
1456

Jacques Coeur, French merchant/banker, dies in battle

Death
1500

Governor De Bobadilla of Santo Domingo captures Columbus

Event
1507

Joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer (Praxis rerum criminalium)

Birth
1562

Lope Felix de Vega, Madrid Spain, dramatist/poet (Angelica, Arcadia)

Birth
1640

Giles Farnaby, composer, dies

Death
1659

Michiel de Ruyter conquerors Danish city Nyborg

Event
1688

Princess Anne flies from London to Nottingham

Event
1697

Gerhard Tersteegen, German evangelist/poet (wrote in blood)

Birth
1712

Charles-Michel abb‚ de l'Ep‚‚, French educator (school for the deaf)

Birth
1715

1st English patent granted to an American, for processing corn

Event
1721

Willem Crul, admiral (West-Indies)

Birth
1734

Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Wenkel, composer

Birth
1737

Christian Friedrich Penzel, composer

Birth
1741

Johann Christian Frischmuth, composer

Birth
1744

Austrian forces pillage and kill Jews of Prague

Event
1750

Francesco Feroci, composer, dies at 77

Death