On This Day

What Happened in November 1569

Historical Events

  • Nov 9 Catholic uprising under the Dukes of Northumberland & Westmoreland
  • Nov 28 Duke of Alva forces bishop Nicolaas van Nieuwland of Haarlem to resign

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 11 Martin Ruland the Younger, German physician and alchemist, born in Lauingen, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1611)
  • Nov 16 Paul Sartorius, German composer, born in Nuremberg (d. 1609)
  • Nov 27 Ottavio Vernizzi, Italian composer (d. 1649)