On This Day

What Happened in November 1600

Famous Birthdays

Charles I

Nov 19 Charles I, King of England (1625-49) who was executed by Parliament, born in Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland (d. 1649)

  • Nov 19 Lieuwe van Aitzema, Dutch historian (Matters of State & War), born in Dokkum, Friesland, Netherlands (d. 1669)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 3 Richard Hooker, English theologian (b. 1554)
  • Nov 8 Natsuka Masaie, Japanese warlord (b. 1562)
  • Nov 12 Andreas of Austrian, Land Guardian of Netherlands (1598-1600), dies at 42
  • Nov 17 Kuki Yoshitaka, Japanese naval commander, commits seppuku (ritual suicide) after defeat at Battle of Sekigahara (b. 1542)