today in Medieval History-30 Nov
November 30, 2006 11:02am CST
I always look at the 14th century ones specifically! That's my persona's time period! Good Morning! It is Thursday November 30, 2006 Happy Birthday to... In 0538 St. Gregory of Tours In 1667 Jonathan Swift On this day... St. Andrew's Day In 0070 Death of St. Andrew the Apostle In 0722 Boniface invested as Bishop of Germany In 1016 Death of Edmund "Ironside," King of England In 1292 Coronation of John Baliol as King of Scotland In 1420 Marriage of Gilles de Rais to Catherine de Thonars In 1433 Council of Basle splits the Hussites In 1485 Coronation of Henry VII as King of England In 1521 Death of Pope Leo X In 1603 Death of Khwaja Muhammed Baqui Billah, Sufi mystic and missionary In 1608 Cardiff, Wales, granted a third annual Faire In 1616 "The Margaret," loaded with colonists, lands at Hampton, Virginia In 1633 Arrest of Father Urbain Grandier, for witchcraft
• Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
30 Nov 06
Good list. Of course, since prior to 1582, when the Gregorian calendar was implemented, years only consisted of 355 days, the dates don't match up as well as they appear. In other words, Nov. 30 in 1292 was probably more like Dec. 10th on the Gregorian Calendar.
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