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 This day in History - November 28
392 Historic Events for November 28
587

Treaty of Andelot: King Guntram takes cousin Childebert II as heir

Event
741

St Gregory III ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
741

Gregory III, Syrian Pope, dies

Death
1058

Kazimierz I Restaurator, duke of Poland (1034-58), dies

Death
1262

Shinran, founder of Japan's True Pure Land Buddhist sect, dies

Death
1340

Battle of Salado Spain: last Moor invasion driven back

Event
1443

George Kastriotis [Skanderberg] proclaims Albania principality

Event
1499

Edward Plantagenet, 18th Count of Warwick, beheaded

Death
1514

Hartmann Skull, German physician/historian (Skull's Liederbuch), dies

Death
1520

Ferdinand Magellan begins crossing Pacific Ocean

Event
1545

Jacob van Liesveld, printer/"heretic" (Refeyen), beheaded

Death
1559

Erasmus Sarcerius, German luthers theologist, dies at about 58

Death
1569

Duke of Alva forces bishop Nicolaas van Nieuwland of Haarlem to resign

Event
1582

Playwright and poet William Shakespeare weds Anne Hathaway

Event
1590

Pierre de Loyseleur de Villiers, S Neth theologist, dies at about 60

Death
1607

Pietro Sforza, Italian theologist: Istoria del Concilio di Trento

Birth
1628

John Bunyan, England, cleric/author (Pilgrim's Progress)

Birth
1632

Jean-Baptiste Lully, Florence Italy, composer (Bell‚rophen)

Birth
1641

Robert Dowland, English luitist/son of John Dowland, dies at about 50

Death
1650

John Palfijn, Flemish physician/inventor (forceps) [or Nov 25]

Birth
1660

London Royal Society forms

Event
1670

Pierre Corneille's "Tite et B‚r‚nice," premieres in Paris

Event
1680

Giovanni L Bernini, Italian sculptor/painter, dies

Death
1695

Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer, dies at 58

Death
1704

Jacob Mossel, governor-general (Dutch East Indies)

Birth