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 This day in History - November 7
341 Historic Events for November 7
680

3rd Council of Constantinople (6th ecumenical council) opens

Event
739

Willibrord, [Clemens], 1st bishop of Utrecht/saint 695-739, dies at 81

Death
921

Treaty of Bonn: East France and West France recognize each other

Event
994

Muhammad ibn Hazm, historian/jurist/author of Islamic Spain

Birth
1225

Engelbert I, the Saint, archbishop of Cologne, murdered at 40

Death
1512

Medici's discharge Niccol• Machiavelli from Florence

Event
1519

University of Leuven convicts teaching of Luther

Event
1558

French king Henri II occupies Calais

Event
1560

Peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies

Death
1573

Solomon Luria (Maharshal), talmudic author (Yam Shel Shelomo), dies

Death
1581

Queen Elizabeth I and Fran‡ois of Anjou wed

Event
1597

Emilia of Nassau weds Dom Emanuel of Portugal

Event
1598

Francisco de Zurbar n, Spain, Baroque painter (baptized)

Birth
1600

Baki, Turkish royal poet (DŒvƒn, Ghazalijjƒt), dies at about 74

Death
1608

Adolf, earl of Nassau-Siegen/cavalry commander, dies in battle

Death
1631

Pierre Gassendi observes transit of Mercury predicted by Kepler

Event
1633

Cornelis Drebbel, physicist/chemist/inventor (submarine), dies

Death
1637

Anne Hutchinson banished from Mass bay colony as a heretic

Event
1639

William Cobbold, composer, dies at 79

Death
1651

King Louis XIV of France (13) declarer of full age

Event
1656

Walraad the Younger, earl of Nassau-Ottweiler/gov of Nimegen

Birth
1659

Peace of Pyreneeen: French king Louis XIV and Spanish king Philip IV

Event
1665

1st edition of "London Gazette"

Event
1667

Jean Racines "Andromaque," premieres in Paris

Event
1678

Erasmus Quellinus II [Quellien], Flemish painter/etcher, dies at 70

Death