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November 20th, 2007 (November 20 2007)DeathIan Smith, Prime Minister of Rhodesia (born in 1919)
November 20th, 2006 (November 20 2006)DeathRobert Altman, American film director (born in 1925)
November 20th, 2006 (November 20 2006)DeathZoia Ceausescu, Romanian mathematician (born in 1950)
November 20th, 2006 (November 20 2006)DeathAndre Waters, American football player (born in 1962)
November 20th, 2005 (November 20 2005)DeathManouchehr Atashi, Iranian poet (born in 1931)
November 20th, 2005 (November 20 2005)DeathSheldon Gardner, American psychologist (born in 1934)
November 20th, 2005 (November 20 2005)DeathJames King, American singer (born in 1925)
November 20th, 2005 (November 20 2005)DeathChris Whitley, American musician (born in 1960)
November 20th, 2004 (November 20 2004)DeathDavid Grierson, Canadian radio host (born in 1955)
November 20th, 2004 (November 20 2004)DeathJenny Ross, English musician (Section 25) (born in 1962)
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)EventAfter the November 15 bombings, a second day of the 2003 Istanbul Bombings occurs in Istanbul, Turkey, destroying the Turkish head office of HSBC Bank AS and the British consulate.Roy Turk Quotes
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)DeathRobert Addie, British actor (cancer) (born in 1960)
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)DeathLoris Azzaro, French fashion designer (born in 1933)
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)DeathDavid Dacko, first President of the Central African Republic (born in 1930)
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)DeathEugene Kleiner, American entrepreneur (born in 1923)
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)DeathRoger Short, British Consulate General (born in 1944)
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)DeathJim Siedow, American actor (born in 1920)
November 20th, 2003 (November 20 2003)DeathKerem Yilmazer, Turkish actor (born in 1945)
November 20th, 2001 (November 20 2001)EventIn Washington, D.C., U.S. President George W. Bush dedicates the United States Department of Justice headquarters building as the Robert F. Kennedy Justice Building, honoring the late Robert F. Kennedy on what would have been his 76th birthday.Robert F. Kennedy Quotes
November 20th, 2000 (November 20 2000)BirthConnie Talbot, English singer
November 20th, 2000 (November 20 2000)DeathMike Muuss, American computer programmer (born in 1958)
November 20th, 2000 (November 20 2000)DeathKalle Paatalo, Finnish writer (born in 1919)
November 20th, 1999 (November 20 1999)BirthPrincess Sofia of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family
November 20th, 1999 (November 20 1999)BirthPrince Umberto of Bulgaria, titular Bulgarian royal family
November 20th, 1999 (November 20 1999)DeathAmintore Fanfani, Italian politician and prime minister (born in 1908)
November 20th, 1998 (November 20 1998)EventA court in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan declares accused terrorist Osama bin Laden "a man without a sin" in regard to the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania. Osama bin Laden Quotes
November 20th, 1998 (November 20 1998)EventThe first module of the International Space Station, Zarya, is launched.
November 20th, 1998 (November 20 1998)DeathGalina Starovoitova, Russian politician (born in 1946)
November 20th, 1997 (November 20 1997)DeathDick Littlefield, baseball player (born in 1926)
November 20th, 1995 (November 20 1995)DeathSergei Grinkov, Russian Olympic and World Figure Skating Champion (born in 1967)
November 20th, 1994 (November 20 1994)EventThe Angolan government and UNITA rebels sign the Lusaka Protocol in Zambia, ending 19 years of civil war (localized fighting resumed the next year).
November 20th, 1994 (November 20 1994)DeathJohn Lucarotti, TV writer (born in 1926)
November 20th, 1993 (November 20 1993)EventSavings and Loan scandal: The United States Senate Ethics Committee issues a stern censure of California senator Alan Cranston for his "dealings" with savings-and-loan executive Charles Keating.Alan Cranston Quotes
November 20th, 1993 (November 20 1993)EventAn Avioimpex Yak 42D crashes near Ohrid, Macedonia. The aircraft was on a flight from Geneva, Switzerland to Skopje, but had been diverted to Ohrid due to poor weather conditions at the Skopje airport. On landing the aircraft crashed into Mount Trojani near Ohridied in All eight crew members and 115 of the 116 passengers were killed.
November 20th, 1992 (November 20 1992)EventIn England, a fire breaks out in the Private Chapel of Windsor Castle, rages for 15 hours, and seriously damages the northwest side of the building (an investigation found that the fire was ignited after a spotlight came into contact with a curtain over an extended period).
November 20th, 1990 (November 20 1990)BirthSam Burton, English footballer
November 20th, 1989 (November 20 1989)EventVelvet Revolution: The number of protesters assembled in Prague, Czechoslovakia swells from 200,000 the day before to an estimated half-million.
November 20th, 1989 (November 20 1989)BirthCody Linley, American actor
November 20th, 1989 (November 20 1989)BirthTyga, American rapper
November 20th, 1986 (November 20 1986)BirthAaron Yan, Taiwanese singer and actor
November 20th, 1985 (November 20 1985)EventMicrosoft Windows 1.0 is released.
November 20th, 1985 (November 20 1985)BirthJuan Cruz Alvarez, Argentine racing driverAl Alvarez Quotes
November 20th, 1985 (November 20 1985)BirthDan Byrd, American actor
November 20th, 1984 (November 20 1984)EventSETI is founded.
November 20th, 1984 (November 20 1984)BirthFerdinando Monfardini, Italian racing driver
November 20th, 1983 (November 20 1983)EventAn estimated 100 million people watch the controversial made-for-television movie The Day After, depicting a nuclear war and its effects on the United States.
November 20th, 1983 (November 20 1983)DeathMarcel Dalio, French actor (born in 1900)
November 20th, 1982 (November 20 1982)BirthMargo Stilley, American actress
November 20th, 1981 (November 20 1981)BirthCarlos Boozer, American basketball player
November 20th, 1981 (November 20 1981)BirthKimberley Walsh, English singer (Girls Aloud)
November 20th, 1980 (November 20 1980)BirthJames Chambers, English footballer
November 20th, 1980 (November 20 1980)DeathJohn McEwen, eighteenth Prime Minister of Australia (born in 1900)
November 20th, 1979 (November 20 1979)EventGrand Mosque Seizure: About 200 Sunni Muslims revolt in Saudi Arabia at the site of the Kaaba in Mecca during the pilgrimage and take about 6000 hostages in the Kaaba. The Saudi government received help from French special forces to put down the uprising.
November 20th, 1979 (November 20 1979)BirthEricson Alexander Molano, Colombian gospel singer
November 20th, 1979 (November 20 1979)BirthMaree Bowden, New Zealand netball player (Silver Ferns)
November 20th, 1978 (November 20 1978)BirthRyan Leslie, American singer/songwriter
November 20th, 1978 (November 20 1978)BirthFreya Lin, Taiwanese singer
November 20th, 1978 (November 20 1978)BirthNadine Velazquez, American actress and model
November 20th, 1978 (November 20 1978)DeathVasilisk Gnedov, Russian poet (born in 1890)
November 20th, 1977 (November 20 1977)BirthRudy Charles, American professional wrestling referee
November 20th, 1977 (November 20 1977)BirthJosh Turner, American singer
November 20th, 1976 (November 20 1976)BirthDominique Dawes, American gymnast
November 20th, 1976 (November 20 1976)BirthJason Thompson, Canadian actor
November 20th, 1976 (November 20 1976)BirthTheodoros Velkos, badminton player
November 20th, 1976 (November 20 1976)DeathTrofim Lysenko, Stalinist biologist (born in 1898)
November 20th, 1975 (November 20 1975)EventFrancisco Franco, Caudillo of Spain dies after 36 years in power. He died on the 39th anniversary of the death of Jose Antonio Primo de Rivera.
November 20th, 1975 (November 20 1975)BirthDierks Bentley, American singer
November 20th, 1975 (November 20 1975)BirthJ. D. Drew, American baseball player
November 20th, 1975 (November 20 1975)BirthDavey Havok, singer (AFI)Davey Havok Quotes
November 20th, 1975 (November 20 1975)DeathFrancisco Franco, Head of State of Spain (1936-1975) (born in 1892)
November 20th, 1974 (November 20 1974)EventThe United States Department of Justice files its final anti-trust suit against AT&T. This suit later leads to the break up of AT&T and its Bell System.
November 20th, 1973 (November 20 1973)DeathAllan Sherman, American comedian (born in 1924)
November 20th, 1972 (November 20 1972)BirthSheema Kalbasi, Iranian born poet
November 20th, 1971 (November 20 1971)BirthJoey Galloway, American football wide receiver
November 20th, 1971 (November 20 1971)BirthJoel McHale, American actor and comedian
November 20th, 1970 (November 20 1970)BirthMatt Blunt, American politician
November 20th, 1970 (November 20 1970)BirthDelia Gonzalez, American boxer
November 20th, 1970 (November 20 1970)BirthGeoffrey Keezer, American jazz pianist
November 20th, 1970 (November 20 1970)BirthJoe Zaso, American actor
November 20th, 1969 (November 20 1969)EventVietnam War: The Cleveland Plain Dealer publishes explicit photographs of dead villagers from the My Lai massacre in Vietnam.
November 20th, 1969 (November 20 1969)BirthCallie Thorne, American actor
November 20th, 1968 (November 20 1968)EventVietnam War: Eleven men comprising a Long Range Patrol team from F Company, 58th Infantry, 101st Airborne are surrounded and nearly wiped out by North Vietnamese army regulars from the 4th and 5th Regiment. The seven wounded survivors are rescued after several hours by an impromptu force made of other men from their unit.Earl Long Quotes
November 20th, 1967 (November 20 1967)BirthChris Childs, American basketball player
November 20th, 1967 (November 20 1967)BirthTeoman, Turkish rock singer
November 20th, 1966 (November 20 1966)BirthKevin Gilbert, American musician (died in 1996)
November 20th, 1966 (November 20 1966)BirthJill Thompson, American comic book writer and artist
November 20th, 1965 (November 20 1965)BirthMike D, American musician (Beastie Boys)
November 20th, 1965 (November 20 1965)BirthSen Dog, Cuban rapper (Cypress Hill)
November 20th, 1965 (November 20 1965)BirthYoshiki Hayashi, Japanese musician (X Japan)
November 20th, 1963 (November 20 1963)BirthTimothy Gowers, British mathematician
November 20th, 1963 (November 20 1963)BirthMing-Na Wen, Macau-born actress
November 20th, 1962 (November 20 1962)EventCuban Missile Crisis ends: In response to the Soviet Union agreeing to remove its missiles from Cuba, U.S. President John F. Kennedy ends the quarantine of the Caribbean nation.John F. Kennedy Quotes
November 20th, 1961 (November 20 1961)BirthTim Harvey, British racing driver
November 20th, 1961 (November 20 1961)BirthLarry Karaszewski, American screenwriter
November 20th, 1961 (November 20 1961)BirthDave Watson, English footballer
November 20th, 1960 (November 20 1960)BirthMarc Labreche, Canadian actor and television host
November 20th, 1959 (November 20 1959)BirthJames P. McGovern, American politician
November 20th, 1959 (November 20 1959)BirthSean Young, American actress
November 20th, 1958 (November 20 1958)BirthRickson Gracie, Brazilian Mixed Martial Artist Martial Quotes
November 20th, 1957 (November 20 1957)BirthStefan Bellof, German race car driver (died in 1985)
November 20th, 1957 (November 20 1957)BirthMike Craven, former English professional footballer
November 20th, 1957 (November 20 1957)DeathMstislav Dobuzhinsky, Russian-Lithuanian artist (died in 1875)
November 20th, 1956 (November 20 1956)BirthBo Derek, American actress
November 20th, 1956 (November 20 1956)BirthMark Gastineau, American football player
November 20th, 1954 (November 20 1954)BirthFrank Marino, Canadian Guitarist (Rock, Blues, Jazz)
November 20th, 1954 (November 20 1954)BirthBerit Andnor, Swedish politician
November 20th, 1954 (November 20 1954)BirthSteve Dahl, American radio personality
November 20th, 1954 (November 20 1954)DeathClyde Vernon Cessna, aviation pioneer (Cessna) (born in 1879)
November 20th, 1952 (November 20 1952)EventSlansky trialsa series of Stalinist and anti-Semitic show trials in Czechoslovakia.
November 20th, 1952 (November 20 1952)BirthJohn Van Boxmeer, National Hockey League player
November 20th, 1951 (November 20 1951)BirthDavid Walters, American politician
November 20th, 1950 (November 20 1950)DeathFrancesco Cilea, Italian composer (born in 1866)
November 20th, 1949 (November 20 1949)BirthThelma Drake, American politician
November 20th, 1948 (November 20 1948)BirthJohn R. Bolton, American ambassador
November 20th, 1948 (November 20 1948)BirthBarbara Hendricks, American-born singer
November 20th, 1948 (November 20 1948)BirthRichard Masur, American actor
November 20th, 1947 (November 20 1947)EventThe Princess Elizabeth marries Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey in London.
November 20th, 1947 (November 20 1947)BirthJoe Walsh, American musician
November 20th, 1946 (November 20 1946)BirthDuane Allman, American guitarist (The Allman Brothers Band) (died in 1971)
November 20th, 1946 (November 20 1946)BirthGreg Cook, American football player
November 20th, 1946 (November 20 1946)BirthJudy Woodruff, American TV anchor
November 20th, 1945 (November 20 1945)EventNuremberg Trials: Trials against 24 Nazi war criminals start at the Palace of Justice at Nuremberg.
November 20th, 1945 (November 20 1945)BirthRick Monday, American baseball player
November 20th, 1945 (November 20 1945)BirthNanette Workman, American-born Canadian singer and actress
November 20th, 1945 (November 20 1945)DeathFrancis William Aston, British chemist, Nobel laureate (born in 1877)
November 20th, 1944 (November 20 1944)BirthLouie Dampier, American basketball player
November 20th, 1943 (November 20 1943)EventWorld War II: Battle of Tarawa (Operation Galvanic) beginsUnited States Marines land on Tarawa Atoll in the Gilbert Islands and suffer heavy fire from Japanese shore guns and machine guns.
November 20th, 1943 (November 20 1943)BirthVeronica Hamel, American actress
November 20th, 1942 (November 20 1942)BirthJoe Biden, American politician
November 20th, 1942 (November 20 1942)BirthNorman Greenbaum, American singer
November 20th, 1942 (November 20 1942)BirthMeredith Monk, American composer, performer, director, vocalist, film-maker, and choreographer
November 20th, 1941 (November 20 1941)BirthHaseena Moin, Pakistani television drama writer and Urdu playwright
November 20th, 1940 (November 20 1940)EventWorld War II: Hungary, Romania and Slovakia join the Axis Powers.
November 20th, 1940 (November 20 1940)BirthBob Einstein, American actor and comedian (Super Dave Osborne)
November 20th, 1939 (November 20 1939)BirthDick Smothers, American comedian
November 20th, 1938 (November 20 1938)DeathEnzo Matsunaga, Japanese writer (born in 1895)
November 20th, 1937 (November 20 1937)BirthRene Kollo, German tenor
November 20th, 1937 (November 20 1937)BirthRuth Laredo, American pianist (died in 2005)
November 20th, 1937 (November 20 1937)BirthEero Mantyranta, Finnish cross-country skier
November 20th, 1937 (November 20 1937)BirthViktoriya Tokareva, Russian playwright
November 20th, 1936 (November 20 1936)EventJose Antonio Primo de Rivera, founder of the Falange is killed by a republican execution squad.
November 20th, 1936 (November 20 1936)EventThe levee of a pond fails at Mitsubishi Osarizawa mine, Kazuno, northeastern Akita, Japan, killing at least 362.
November 20th, 1936 (November 20 1936)BirthDon DeLillo, American author
November 20th, 1936 (November 20 1936)DeathBuenaventura Durruti, Spanish anarchist (born in 1896)
November 20th, 1936 (November 20 1936)DeathJose Antonio Primo de Rivera, Founder of the Falange. Executed by firing squadied in (born in 1903)
November 20th, 1934 (November 20 1934)DeathWillem de Sitter, Dutch scientist (born in 1872)
November 20th, 1932 (November 20 1932)BirthRichard Dawson, English-born actor and game show host
November 20th, 1929 (November 20 1929)BirthDon January, American professional golfer
November 20th, 1928 (November 20 1928)BirthAleksey Batalov, Russian actor
November 20th, 1928 (November 20 1928)BirthJohn Disley, Welsh athlete
November 20th, 1927 (November 20 1927)BirthEstelle Parsons, American actress
November 20th, 1926 (November 20 1926)BirthKaye Ballard, American comic actress
November 20th, 1926 (November 20 1926)BirthTerry Hall, English ventriloquist (died in 2007)
November 20th, 1926 (November 20 1926)BirthAndrzej W. Schally, Polish-born endocrinologist, Nobel laureate
November 20th, 1925 (November 20 1925)BirthRobert F. Kennedy, American politician (died in 1968)Robert F. Kennedy Quotes
November 20th, 1925 (November 20 1925)BirthMaya Plisetskaya, Russian ballet dancer
November 20th, 1925 (November 20 1925)DeathQueen Alexandra of the United Kingdom (born in 1844)
November 20th, 1924 (November 20 1924)BirthBenoit Mandelbrot, Polish-born French mathematician
November 20th, 1923 (November 20 1923)EventRentenmark replaces the Papiermark as the official currency of Germany at the exchange rate of one Rentenmark to One Trillion (One Billion on the long scale) Papiermark
November 20th, 1923 (November 20 1923)BirthNadine Gordimer, South African writer, Nobel laureate
November 20th, 1921 (November 20 1921)BirthJim Garrison, American district attorney and judge (died in 1992)
November 20th, 1921 (November 20 1921)BirthPhyllis Thaxter, American actress
November 20th, 1917 (November 20 1917)EventWorld War I: Battle of Cambrai beginsBritish forces make early progress in an attack on German positions but are later pushed back.
November 20th, 1917 (November 20 1917)EventUkraine is declared a republic.
November 20th, 1917 (November 20 1917)BirthRobert Byrd, American politicianRobert Byrd Quotes
November 20th, 1917 (November 20 1917)BirthBobby Locke, South African golfer (died in 1987)
November 20th, 1916 (November 20 1916)BirthEvelyn Keyes, American actress
November 20th, 1915 (November 20 1915)BirthKon Ichikawa, iconic Japanese film director
November 20th, 1914 (November 20 1914)BirthEmilio Pucci, Italian fashion designer (died in 1992)
November 20th, 1913 (November 20 1913)BirthJudy Canova, American actress (died in 1983)
November 20th, 1912 (November 20 1912)BirthOtto von Habsburg, Austrian-German nobleman, head of the Habsburg house
November 20th, 1910 (November 20 1910)EventMexican Revolution: Francisco I. Madero issues the Plan de San Luis Potosi, denouncing President Porfirio Diaz, declaring himself president, and calling for a revolution to overthrow the government of Mexico, effectively starting the Mexican Revolution.
November 20th, 1910 (November 20 1910)BirthWillem Jacob van Stockum, Dutch physicist (died in 1944)
November 20th, 1910 (November 20 1910)DeathLeo Nikolayevich Tolstoy, Russian novelist (born in 1828)Leo Tolstoy Quotes
November 20th, 1908 (November 20 1908)BirthAlistair Cooke, British-born journalist (died in 2004)
November 20th, 1908 (November 20 1908)DeathGeorgy Voronoy, Russian mathematician (born in 1868)
November 20th, 1907 (November 20 1907)BirthFran Allison, American , early television personality, (Kukla, Fran and Ollie) (died in 1989)
November 20th, 1907 (November 20 1907)BirthHenri-Georges Clouzot, French film director (died in 1977)
November 20th, 1903 (November 20 1903)BirthAlexandra Danilova, Russian ballerina (died in 1997)
November 20th, 1903 (November 20 1903)BirthIshtiaq Hussain Qureshi, Pakistani historian and educationist (died in 1981)
November 20th, 1900 (November 20 1900)BirthChester Gould, creator of comic strips (Dick Tracy) (died in 1985)
November 20th, 1896 (November 20 1896)BirthYevgenia Ginzburg, Russian writer (died in 1977)
November 20th, 1894 (November 20 1894)DeathAnton Rubinstein, Russian pianist and composer (born in 1829)
November 20th, 1889 (November 20 1889)BirthEdwin Hubble, American astronomer (died in 1953)
November 20th, 1886 (November 20 1886)BirthKarl von Frisch, Austrian zoologist, Nobel laureate (died in 1982)
November 20th, 1884 (November 20 1884)BirthNorman Thomas, American social reformer (died in 1968)
November 20th, 1882 (November 20 1882)BirthAndy Coakley, baseball player and long-time coach at Columbia University (died in 1963)
November 20th, 1880 (November 20 1880)BirthGeorge McBride, baseball player (died in 1973)
November 20th, 1874 (November 20 1874)BirthJames Michael Curley, 53rd Governor of Massachusetts (died in 1958)
November 20th, 1869 (November 20 1869)BirthClark Griffith, Baseball manager (died in 1955)
November 20th, 1866 (November 20 1866)BirthKenesaw Mountain Landis, American judge (died in 1944)
November 20th, 1864 (November 20 1864)BirthErik Axel Karlfeldt, Swedish writer (died in 1931)
November 20th, 1861 (November 20 1861)EventSecession ordinance is filed by Kentucky s Confederate government.
November 20th, 1858 (November 20 1858)BirthSelma Lagerlof, Swedish author, Nobel laureate (died in 1940)
November 20th, 1856 (November 20 1856)DeathFarkas Bolyai, Hungarian mathematician (born in 1775)
November 20th, 1851 (November 20 1851)BirthQueen Margherita of Italy (died in 1926)
November 20th, 1841 (November 20 1841)BirthVictor D Hondt, Belgian mathematician (died in 1901)
November 20th, 1841 (November 20 1841)BirthWilfrid Laurier, seventh Prime Minister of Canada (died in 1919)
November 20th, 1839 (November 20 1839)BirthChristian Wilberg, German painter (died in 1882)
November 20th, 1820 (November 20 1820)EventAn 80-ton sperm whale attacks the Essex (a whaling ship from Nantucket, Massachusetts) 2,000 miles from the western coast of South America (Herman Melville s 1851 novel Moby-Dick was in part inspired by this story).Herman Melville Quotes
November 20th, 1789 (November 20 1789)EventNew Jersey becomes the first U.S. state to ratify the Bill of Rights.
November 20th, 1781 (November 20 1781)BirthKarl Friedrich Eichhorn, German jurist (died in 1854)
November 20th, 1778 (November 20 1778)DeathFrancesco Cetti, Italian Jesuit scientist (born in 1726)
November 20th, 1765 (November 20 1765)BirthSir Thomas Fremantle, British naval captain (died in 1819)
November 20th, 1764 (November 20 1764)DeathChristian Goldbach, Prussian mathematician (born in 1690)
November 20th, 1762 (November 20 1762)BirthPierre Andre Latreille, French entomologist (died in 1833)
November 20th, 1761 (November 20 1761)BirthPope Pius VIII (died in 1830)
November 20th, 1758 (November 20 1758)DeathJohan Helmich Roman, Swedish composer (born in 1694)
November 20th, 1750 (November 20 1750)BirthTipu Sultan, Indian ruler (died in 1799)
November 20th, 1742 (November 20 1742)DeathMelchior de Polignac, French diplomat (born in 1661)
November 20th, 1737 (November 20 1737)DeathCaroline of Ansbach, Queen of George II of Great Britain (born in 1683) George II of Great Britain Quotes
November 20th, 1704 (November 20 1704)DeathCharles Plumier, French botanist (born in 1646)
November 20th, 1700 (November 20 1700)EventGreat Northern War: Battle of NarvaKing Charles XII of Sweden defeats the army of Tsar Peter the Great at Narva.
November 20th, 1695 (November 20 1695)EventZumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil, is executed.
November 20th, 1695 (November 20 1695)DeathZumbi, Brazilian runaway slave
November 20th, 1662 (November 20 1662)DeathArchduke Leopold Wilhelm of Austria, Governor of the Spanish Netherlands (born in 1614)
November 20th, 1660 (November 20 1660)BirthDaniel Ernst Jablonski, German theologian (died in 1741)
November 20th, 1651 (November 20 1651)DeathMikolaj Potocki, Polish soldier (born in 1595)
November 20th, 1625 (November 20 1625)BirthPaulus Potter, Dutch painter (died in 1654)
November 20th, 1621 (November 20 1621)BirthAvvakum, Russian priest and writer (died in 1682)
November 20th, 1620 (November 20 1620)BirthPeregrine White, first English child born in the Plymouth Colony (died in 1704)
November 20th, 1612 (November 20 1612)DeathJohn Harington, English writer (born in 1561)John Harington Quotes
November 20th, 1602 (November 20 1602)BirthOtto von Guericke, German physicist (died in 1686)
November 20th, 1591 (November 20 1591)DeathChristopher Hatton, English politician (born in 1540)
November 20th, 1529 (November 20 1529)DeathKarl von Miltitz, papal nuncio
November 20th, 1518 (November 20 1518)DeathMarmaduke Constable, English soldier
November 20th, 1518 (November 20 1518)DeathPierre de La Rue, Flemish composer
November 20th, 1437 (November 20 1437)DeathThomas Langley, bishop of Durham, cardinal and lord chancellor (born in 1363)
November 20th, 1407 (November 20 1407)EventA truce between John the Fearless, Duke of Burgundy and Louis of Valois, Duke of Orleans is agreed under the auspices of John, Duke of Berry. Orleans would be assassinated three days later by Burgundy.
November 20th, 1316 (November 20 1316)DeathKing John I of France (died in 1316)
November 20th, 1194 (November 20 1194)EventPalermo is conquered by Emperor Henry VI.
November 20th, 0870 (November 20 0870)DeathKing Edmund of East Anglia
November 20th, 0762 (November 20 0762)EventBogu, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire.
November 20th, 0284 (November 20 0284)EventDiocletian was chosen as Roman Emperor.
November 20th, 0270 (November 20 0270)BirthMaximinus, Roman Emperor (died in 313)

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