On This Day

What Happened in November 1512

Historical Events

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Nov 1 Michelangelo's paintings on ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican first exhibited

Sculptor and Painter Michelangelo
Sculptor and Painter

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Nov 7 Medici's discharge Niccolo Machiavelli from Florence

Humanist philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli
Humanist philosopher
Niccolo Machiavelli

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 16 Gerbrand Mockema, Fries rebel, beheaded
  • Nov 16 Jemme Herjuwsma, Fries rebel, beheaded
  • Nov 17 Kempo Roeper, Frisian rebel, quartered