On This Day

What Happened in November 1576

Historical Events

  • Nov 4 Eighty Years' War: In Flanders, Spanish defeat Walloon and capture Antwerp
  • Nov 8 Eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent - 17 Dutch provinces sign anti-Spanish covenant

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 17 Roque Gonzales, Paraguayan missionary (d. 1628)
  • Nov 27 Shimazu Tadatsune, Japanese ruler of Satsuma (d. 1638)