On This Day

What Happened in November 1585

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 1 Jan Brożek, Polish mathematician, physician, and astronomer, born in Kurzelów, Sandomierz Province, Poland (d. 1652)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 23 Thomas Tallis, English composer, dies at 80
  • Nov 28 Hernando Franco, Spanish composer (b. 1532)