On This Day

What Happened in November 1504

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 13 Philip I (the Generous), Landgrave of Hesse and important early protestant ruler, born in Marburg, Landgraviate of Hesse, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1567)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestIsabella I of Castile

Nov 26 Isabella I, Queen of Castile (1479-1504), patron of Christopher Columbus, who initiated the Spanish Inquisition with husband Ferdinand II of Aragon, dies at 53

Queen of Castile Isabella I of Castile
Queen of Castile
Isabella I of Castile