Historical Events For 1538
Sunday, 19 November 2017
Jan 27 In the year 1538 states of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
Feb 12 In the year 1538 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 On this day in history king Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 24 On this day in history 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 In the year 1538 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 In the year 1538 danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
Apr 24 Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer in the year 1538.
Apr 26 On this day in history giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato)
May 08 In the year 1538 edward Fox, English bishop
May 26 Genève throws out Calvijn in the year 1538.
May 26 On this day in history geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years.
Jun 10 In the year 1538 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 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 Bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada in the year 1538.
Aug 20 In the year 1538 aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake
Sep 14 In the year 1538 henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies
Sep 28 In the year 1538 battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish
Oct 28 On this day in history the first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established.
Dec 10 In the year 1538 giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd)
Dec 16 On this day in history king Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants
Dec 17 On this day in history pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII