On This Day

What Happened in November 1563

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 5 Anna van Nassau, daughter of William the Silent and his second wife, Anna of Saxony and wife of William Louis, Count of Nassau-Dillenburg, born in Breda, Netherlands (d. 1588)
  • Nov 19 Robert Sidney, 1st Earl of Leicester, English statesman, born in Penshurst, Kent, England (d. 1626)
  • Nov 27 Robbert Robbertsz le Canu, Dutch nautical expert, born in Amersfoort, Netherlands