On This Day in History for November 8

Events in History

  • 392 Roman Emperor Theodosius declares Christian religion the state religion
  • 911 Duke Conrad I chosen as King of East Francia
  • 1322 Pope John XXII names Jan van Diest as Bishop of Utrecht
  • 1494 Uprising against Piero de' Medici in Florence
  • 1519 1st meeting of Aztec Emperor Moctezuma II and Spanish Conquistador Hernán Cortés in Tenochtitlan, Mexico
  • 1520 Stockholm Bloodbath begins: A successful invasion of Sweden by Danish forces results in the execution of around 100 people.
  • 1575 French Roman Catholics & Huguenots signs treaty
  • 1576 Eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent - 17 Dutch provinces sign anti-Spanish covenant
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