On This Day

What Happened in November 1528

Historical Events

  • Nov 6 Shipwrecked Spanish conquistador Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca becomes first known European to set foot in Texas

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 2 Peter Lotichius Secundus [Peter Lotz], Neo latin poet (Collected Works), born in Schlüchtern, Hesse, Germany (d. 1560)
  • Nov 12 Qi Jiguang, Chinese general, born in Luqiao

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 11 Lucas van Prague, Czech leader of Bohemian Brothers, dies at about 68
  • Nov 30 Great Wierd, Dutch Gelderland army commander, beheaded