On This Day

November 1550 in History

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 14 Pope Julius III proclaims new seat on Council of Trente

Counter-Reformation Pope Julius III
Counter-Reformation Pope
Julius III

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 6 Karin Månsdotter, Queen of Sweden, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1612)

Deaths in History

  • Nov 6 Ulrich, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1487)
  • Nov 7 Jon Arason, the last Roman Catholic bishop of Iceland prior to the reformation, beheaded in Skalholt with his two sons Are and Bjorn. (b. 1484)