Historical Events Happened In 1538
Wednesday, 25 May 2016
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy in the year 1538.
Feb 12 On this day in history albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57
Feb 16 On this day in history everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein in the year 1538.
Feb 24 On this day in history king Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 26 In the year 1538 worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
Mar 10 In the year 1538 thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572)
Mar 21 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 in the year 1538.
Apr 09 On this day in history danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
Apr 24 Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer in the year 1538.
Apr 26 Giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato) on this day in history.
May 08 Edward Fox, English bishop in the year 1538.
May 26 Genève throws out Calvijn on this day in history.
May 26 Geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1538 catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg
Jun 18 Treaty of Nice: ends war between Emperor Charles V & King French I on this day in history.
Jun 30 Charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jul 08 Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63 on this day in history.
Jul 15 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1538 the City of Guayaquil is founded by the Spanish Conquistador Francisco de Orellana and given the name Muy Noble y Muy Leal Ciudad de Santiago de Guayaquil.
Aug 06 In the year 1538 bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada.
Aug 20 On this day in history aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake
Sep 14 On this day in history henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies
Sep 28 On this day in history battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish
Oct 28 The first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established in the year 1538.
Dec 10 In the year 1538 giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd)
Dec 16 King Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants in the year 1538.
Dec 17 Pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII in the year 1538.