November 1550 in history

Born in November 1550

Nov 6 Karin Månsdotter Queen of Sweden, first a mistress and then, for a few months in 1568, the consort of Eric XIV of Sweden. The asteroid 832 Karin is named in her honour

Died in November 1550

Nov 6 Ulrich Duke of Württemberg succeeded his kinsman Eberhard II as Duke of Württemberg in 1498. He was declared of age in 1503
Nov 7 Jón Arason an Icelandic Roman Catholic bishop and poet, who was executed in his struggle against the imposition of the Protestant Reform in Iceland.