On This Day

What Happened in November 1594

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 17 Johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician and writer (Treasure of Health)
  • Nov 30 John Cosin, English clergyman, born in Norwich, Norfolk, England (d. 1672)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 22 Martin Frobisher, English privateer, explorer (Canada) and later vice-admiral who helped defeat the Spanish Armada, dies aged between 55 and 59