On This Day

What Happened in November 1549

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 2 Anna of Austria, fourth wife of Philip II of Spain, born in Cigales, Spain (d. 1580)
  • Nov 5 Philippe de Mornay (or Philippe Du-Plessis-Mornay), French writer, born in Buhy, France (d. 1623)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 10 Paul III [Alessandro Farnese], Italian Pope (1534-49), dies at 81