Events in History for Friday 20th November 2015

Today’s Significant Events
284 Diocletian is proclaimed Roman Emperor by his soldiers in the army of the east
762 Bögü, Khan of the Uyghurs, conquers Lo-Yang, capital of the Chinese Empire.
1695 Zumbi, the last of the leaders of Quilombo dos Palmares in early Brazil and ex-slave, is executed.
1815 2nd Peace of Paris: France & allies after 2nd defeat and abdication of Napoleon Bonaparte.
1942 Soviet army offensive during WWII, 1 million Russians breach German lines
1969 Brazilian soccer icon Pele scores his 1,000th goal
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