On This Day

What Happened in November 1500

Historical Events

Historic Event

Nov 5 -6th Nov astronomer Copernicus observes a lunar eclipse in Rome

  • Nov 11 Treaty of Granada: France & Aragon divide the Kingdom of Naples

Victory in Battle

Nov 25 Governor De Bobadilla of Santo Domingo captures Christopher Columbus


Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 1 Benvenuto Cellini, Italian sculptor, goldsmith and author (Perseus), born in Florence, Italy (d. 1571)