On This Day

What Happened in November 1653

Famous Birthdays

  • Nov 16 Joan van Hoorn, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies (1707-09), born in Amsterdam (d. 1711)
  • Nov 26 Andreas Anton Schmelzer, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1701)

Famous Deaths

  • Nov 26 Maximilian Teellinck, vicar, dies at about 51