On This Day

What Happened in November 1628

Historical Events

Historic Event

Nov 1 French King Louis XIII occupies La Rochelle

  • Nov 24 John Ford's "Lover's Melancholy" premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

John Bunyan

Nov 28 John Bunyan, English minister and author (The Pilgrim's Progress), born in Elstow, Bedfordshire, England (d. 1688)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 15 Roque Gonzales, Paraguayan missionary (b. 1576)
  • Nov 16 Paolo Quagliati, Italian composer