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 This day in History - November 26
391 Historic Events for November 26
399

St Siricius ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
399

Siricius, Italian Pope (384-99), dies

Death
579

Pelagius II begins his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
944

Otto I the Great gives away bisdom Utrecht "foreestrecht"

Event
1126

Al-Borsoki, emir of Aleppo-Mosoel, assassinated

Death
1240

Edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies

Death
1267

Gozzolini Silvester, Italian hermit/saint, dies

Death
1504

Isabella I, Catholic Queen of Castill‰ and Aragon (1474-04), dies at 53

Death
1527

Pope Clemens VII signs treaty with emperor Karel I

Event
1580

French Huguenots and Roman Catholics sign peace treaty

Event
1598

Jacob of Necks merchant fleet reaches Bantam West-Java

Event
1607

John Harvard, England, clergyman/scholar, founded Harvard Univ

Birth
1640

Carl Rosier, composer

Birth
1648

Pope Innocent X condemns Peace of Westfalen

Event
1651

Henry Ireton, English gen/parliament leader (Marston Moor), dies at 40

Death
1653

Andreas Anton Schmelzer, composer

Birth
1653

Maximilian Teellinck, vicar, dies at about 51

Death
1661

Don Luis M‚ndez de Haro, premier of Spain (1643-61), dies at about 63

Death
1663

Pedro de Peralta y Barnuevo, Peruvian poet (Obras Dramaticas)

Birth
1688

Philippe Quinault, French playwright (L'amant Indiscreet), dies at 53

Death
1688

Duke of Savoye signs on to League of Augsburg

Event
1688

French king Louis XIV declares war on Netherlands

Event
1688

King James II escapes back to London

Event
1702

Premiere of Colley Cibber's "King Imposter"

Event
1703

Bristol England damaged by hurricane, Royal Navy loses 15 warships

Event