On This Day

What Happened in November 1527

Historical Events

  • Nov 3 Ferdinand of Austria and Bohemia chosen as king of Hungary
  • Nov 15 Treaty of Schoonhoven: Henry of the Palatinate, Bishop of Utrecht, cedes lands to the Habsburgs in return for security help against resistant citizens
  • Nov 26 Pope Clemens VII signs treaty with emperor Karel I

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 18 Luca Cambiaso, Italian painter and sculptor, born in Moneglia, Republic of Genoa (d. 1585)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 8 Jerome Emser, German theologian (b. 1477)
  • Nov 15 Princess Catherine of York, 9th child and sixth daughter of King Edward IV by his wife Elizabeth Woodville, dies at 48
  • Nov 20 Wendelmoet "Weyntjen" Claesdochter, 1st Dutch woman burned as heretic