On This Day

What Happened in November 1567

Historical Events

  • Nov 10 Battle at St-Denis: French government army vs Huguenots

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 1 Diego Sarmiento de Acuña, 1st Count of Gondomar, Spanish diplomat, born in Astorga, Spain (d. 1626)
  • Nov 14 Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange (d. 1625)
  • Nov 21 Anne de Xainctonge, French saint and founder of the Society of the Sisters of Saint Ursula of the Blessed Virgin, born in Dijon, France (d. 1621)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 12 Anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, Marshal of France, dies at 74