On This Day

What Happened in November 1519

Historical Events

  • Nov 4 Flood ravages Dutch/Friese coast
  • Nov 7 University of Leuven convicts teaching of Luther

Meeting of Interest

Nov 8 1st meeting of Aztec Emperor Moctezuma II and Spanish Conquistador Hernán Cortés in Tenochtitlan, Mexico

  • Nov 16 City of Havana moved to its current location to avoid mosquito infestations

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 30 Michael Wolgemut, German painter (Weltchronik), dies at about 85