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November 22, 1991: New York Knicks pay Patrick Ewing a record $18.8 million for 2 yr extension
February 23, 1886: London Times publishes world's 1st classified ad
September 19, 1950: Great Three acknowledge Bond government as only German government
July 1, 1963: U.S. postal service institutes zip code system, Zone Improvement Plan
February 19, 1971: Paul McCartney releases "Another Day" in UK

Events That Made History Today - November 15

1315 - Battle at Morgarten: Swiss beat duke Leopold I of Austrian
1316 - Jan I becomes king of France, dies 4 days later
1348 - Rudolph of Oron claims Jews have confessed to poisoning wells
1491 - 6 Jews and 5 Conversos accused of killing Christians in La Guardia Spain
1491 - Anna van Bretagne becomes devoted to end "la guerre folle"
View All Events That Made History on November 15 ~ Born on November 15

Events That Made History Tomorrow - November 16

13 - Tiberius' triumphant procession through Rome after siege of Germany
1380 - French King Charles VI declares no taxes for ever
1532 - Pizarro captures Incan emperor Atahualpa after victory at Cajamarca
1572 - Don Frederiks troops occupy/plunder Zutphen
1632 - Battle at Lutzen: Sweden beats imperial armies under Von Wallenstein
View All Events That Made History on November 16 ~ Born on November 16

Events That Made History Yesterday - November 14

1380 - King Charles VI of France crowned at age 12
1524 - Pizarro's begins 1st great expedition, near Colombia
1550 - Pope Julius III proclaims new seat on Council of Trente
1666 - Samuel Pepys reports on 1st blood transfusion (between dogs)
1675 - Pope Clemens X declares Gorcumse martyrs divine
View All Events That Made History on November 14 ~ Born on November 14

1575 - The Year That Was

January 22: English queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis and William Byrd music press monopoly
February 8: University of Leiden Netherlands opens
February 11: King Frederick of Denmark offers island of Hveen to Tycho Brahe
June 12: William of Orange marries Charlotte de Bourbon
June 28: Spanish troops conquer Buren
July 12: Willem van Orange marries Charlotte de Bourbon
July 19: Spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater
August 7: Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died
September 16: King Johan Casimir of Palts promises military aid to hugenots
November 8: French Roman Catholics and Huguenots signs treaty
View All Events That Made History in the Year 1575

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