Historical Events Happened In 1538
Friday, 21 November 2014
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy in the year 1538.
Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57 in the year 1538.
Feb 16 Everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1538 king Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 26 Worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies on this day in history.
Mar 10 Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572) in the year 1538.
Mar 21 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 in the year 1538.
Apr 09 In the year 1538 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 In the year 1538 edward Fox, English bishop
May 26 Genève throws out Calvijn in the year 1538.
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 On this day in history treaty of Nice: ends war between Emperor Charles V & King French I
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 on this day in history.
Jul 15 On this day in history peace talks between Karel & King Francois I
Jul 25 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 in the year 1538.
Aug 06 Bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada in the year 1538.
Aug 20 Aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake in the year 1538.
Sep 14 In the year 1538 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 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 On this day in history king Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants
Dec 17 Pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII in the year 1538.