American Civil War Battle of Belmont In Belmontn Missouri 7 November Event

American Civil War Battle of Belmont In Belmontn Missouri 7 November Event

The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a American civil war in the United States from 1861 to 1865, fought between northern states loyal to the Union and southern states that had seceded to form the Confederate States of America.[e]  The American civil war began primarily as a result of the long-standing controversy over the enslavement of black people. War broke out in April 1861 when secessionist forces attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina just … Read more

Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower sight land at Cape Cod, Massachusetts 9 November Event

Pilgrims aboard the Mayflower sight land at Cape Cod, Massachusetts 9 November Event

This article is about the English settlers of New England. For people as pilgrims, see Pilgrims. For other uses, see Pilgrims (disambiguation).The Embarkation of the Pilgrims (1857) by American painter Robert Walter Weir at the United States Capitol in Washington, DC Part of a series on Calvinism John Calvin Background[show] Theology[show] Documents[show] Theologians[show] Churches[show] Movements[show] Inter-denominational organizations[show]  Calvinism portal vte The Pilgrims were the … Read more

Louis the Bavarian defeats his cousin Frederick I of Austria at the Battle of Gammelsdorf 9 November Event

Louis the Bavarian defeats his cousin Frederick I of Austria at the Battle of Gammelsdorf 9 November Event

Louis IV (German: Ludwig; 1 April 1282 – 11 October 1347), called the Bavarian, of the house of Wittelsbach, was King of the Romans from 1314, King of Italy from 1327, and Holy Roman Emperor from 1328. Louis IV was Duke of Upper Bavaria from 1294/1301 together with his elder brother Rudolf I, served as Margrave of Brandenburg until 1323, as Count Palatine of the Rhine until 1329, and he became Duke of … Read more

Greek War of Independence The French Morea expedition to recapture Morea (now the Peloponnese) ends when the last Ottoman forces depart the peninsula 5 November Event

Greek War of Independence The French Morea expedition to recapture Morea (now the Peloponnese) ends when the last Ottoman forces depart the peninsula 5 November Event

The Greek War of Independence, also known as the Greek Revolution (Greek: Ελληνική Επανάσταση, Elliniki Epanastasi; referred to by Greeks in the 19th century as simply the Αγώνας, Agonas, “Struggle“; Ottoman: يونان عصياني Yunan İsyanı, “Greek Uprising“), was a successful war of independence waged by Greek revolutionaries against the Ottoman Empire between 1821 and 1830. The Greeks were later assisted by Great Britain, France and Russia, while the Ottomans were aided … Read more

Seven Years’ War Frederick the Great defeats the allied armies of France and the Holy Roman Empire at the Battle of Rossbach 5 November Event

Seven Years' War Frederick the Great defeats the allied armies of France and the Holy Roman Empire at the Battle of Rossbach 5 November Event

The Seven Years’ War (1756–1763) was a global conflict, “a struggle for global primacy between Britain and France,” which also had a major impact on the Spanish Empire.[11]  In Europe, the conflict arose from issues left unresolved by the War of the Austrian Succession, with Prussia seeking greater dominance. Long standing colonial rivalries between Britain against France and Spain in North … Read more

Lý Anh Tông is enthroned as emperor of Vietnam at the age of two,beginning a 37 year reign 5 November Event

Lý Anh Tông is enthroned as emperor of Vietnam at the age of two, beginning a 37-year reign 5 November Event

Emperor Lý Anh Tông (1136 – 14 August 1175) of Đại Việt (literally Great Viet), was the sixth ruler of the later Lý Dynasty, from 1138 until his death in 1175.[1][2][3]  Since Lý Anh Tông, given nameLý Thiên Tộ (李天祚), was chosen as the successor of his father Lý Thần Tông at the age of only two, the early period of his reign witnessed the … Read more

Second Battle of Panipat Fought between the forces of Hem Chandra Vikramaditya, the Hindu king at Delhi and forces of Muslim Emperor Akbar 5 November Event

Second Battle of Panipat Fought between the forces of Hem Chandra Vikramaditya, the Hindu king at Delhi and forces of Muslim Emperor Akbar 5 November Event

The Second Battle of Panipat was fought on 5 November 1556, between the Hindu emperor of north India Hema Chandra Vikramaditya also known as hemu and forces of Akbar. Hemu had conquered the states of Delhi and Agra a few weeks earlier by defeating the Mughals led by Tardi Beg Khan at the Battle of Delhi and proclaimed himself Raja Vikramaditya at a coronation in Purana Quila in Delhi. Akbar … Read more

Gunpowder Plot Guy Fawkes is Arrested 5 November Event

Gunpowder Plot Guy Fawkes is Arrested 5 November Event

The Gunpowder Plot of 1605, in earlier centuries often called the Gunpowder Treason Plot or the Jesuit Treason, was a failed assassination attempt against King James I by a group of provincial English Catholics led by Robert Catesby. The plan was to blow up the House of Lords during the State Opening of Parliament on 5 November 1605,[a] as the prelude to a popular revolt in the Midlands during which James’s nine-year-old … Read more

Berber forces led by Sulayman ibn al-Hakam defeat the Umayyad caliph Muhammad II of Córdoba in the battle of Alcolea 1 November Event

Berber forces led by Sulayman ibn al-Hakam defeat the Umayyad caliph Muhammad II of Córdoba in the battle of Alcolea 1 November Event

Berbers, or Imazighen, (Berber languages: ⵉⵎⴰⵣⵉⵖⵏ, ⵎⵣⵗⵏ, romanized: Imaziɣen; singular: Amaziɣ, ⴰⵎⴰⵣⵉⵖ ⵎⵣⵗ) are an ethnicity of several nations mostly indigenous to North Africa and some northern parts of West Africa. Berbers mostly live in Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Mauritania, northern Mali, northern Niger, and a small part of western Egypt. Berber nations are distributed over an area stretching from the Atlantic Ocean to the Siwa Oasis in Egypt and from the Mediterranean Sea to the Niger River in West Africa.[29]  Historically, Berber nations spoke … Read more

Constantine The Great 29 Oct Event

Constantine The Great 29 Oct Event

“Constantine of Constantinople” redirects here. For patriarchs of Constantinople named Constantine, see Patriarch Constantine of Constantinople.”Constantine” and “Constantine I” redirect here. For other uses, see Constantine (disambiguation) and Constantine I (disambiguation). Constantine the Great (Latin Flavius Valerius Constantinus  Ancient Greek   Kōnstantînos 27 February c. 272 – 22 May 337 also known as Constantine I, was a Roman emperor from AD 306 to 337. Born in Naissus, Dacia … Read more