On This Day

What Happened in November 1592

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 5 Charles Chauncy, American clergyman and President of Harvard College (1654-72), born in Yardley-Bury, England (d. 1672)
  • Nov 8 Domenico Mazzocchi, Italian Baroque composer, born in Civita Castellana, Italy (d. 1665)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 17 John III, King of Sweden (1568-92), dies at 54
  • Nov 27 Nakagawa Hidemasa, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1568)