Historical Events Happened In 1538
Monday, 25 May 2015
Jan 27 In the year 1538 states of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57 in the year 1538.
Feb 16 In the year 1538 everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65
Feb 24 In the year 1538 king Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1538 worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
Mar 10 On this day in history thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572)
Mar 21 In the year 1538 hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79
Apr 09 On this day in history danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
Apr 24 Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer on this day in history.
Apr 26 In the year 1538 giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato)
May 08 Edward Fox, English bishop in the year 1538.
May 26 Genève throws out Calvijn on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1538 geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years.
Jun 10 On this day in history catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg
Jun 18 Treaty of Nice: ends war between Emperor Charles V & King French I in the year 1538.
Jun 30 On this day in history charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70
Jul 08 Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63 in the year 1538.
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 Aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake on this day in history.
Sep 14 Henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies in the year 1538.
Sep 28 Battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1538 the first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established.
Dec 10 Giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd) in the year 1538.
Dec 16 In the year 1538 king Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants
Dec 17 Pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII in the year 1538.