On This Day

What Happened in November 1544

Historical Events

  • Nov 10 Flemish painter Jan Matsys banished from Antwerp for religious beliefs
  • Nov 19 Pope Paul III opens council of Trente

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 27 Ascanio Trombeti, Italian composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1590)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 15 King Jungjong of Joseon (b. 1506)