Historical Events For 1538
Friday, 02 December 2016
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on this day in history.
Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
Feb 16 In the year 1538 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 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 in the year 1538.
Apr 09 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union in the year 1538.
Apr 24 On this day in history gugliemo Gonzaga, composer
Apr 26 On this day in history giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato)
May 08 Edward Fox, English bishop on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1538 genève throws out Calvijn
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 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 In the year 1538 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 In the year 1538 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 On this day in history bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada.
Aug 20 In the year 1538 aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake
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 in the year 1538.
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) on this day in history.
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