Historical Events For 1539
Monday, 27 February 2017
Jan 07 Sebastian de Covarrubias Horozco, Spanish lexicographer in the year 1539.
Jan 14 Spain annexes Cuba in the year 1539.
Feb 01 Emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1539 emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty
Feb 15 Emperor Charles receives Cardinal Pole in Toledo on this day in history.
Feb 19 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled on this day in history.
Feb 27 Franciscus Raphelengius, Dutch book publisher in the year 1539.
Apr 17 Tobias Stimmer, Swiss painter/cartoonist (Comedia) on this day in history.
Apr 19 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt in the year 1539.
Apr 27 Re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar in the year 1539.
May 28 In the year 1539 hernando de Soto lands in Florida
May 30 In the year 1539 spanish explorer Fernando de Soto discovers Florida
May 30 Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto lands in Florida on this day in history.
Jun 03 Hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain on this day in history.
Jun 10 Council of Trent: Paul III sends out letters to his bishops, delaying the Council due to war and the difficulty bishops had traveling to Venice on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1539 jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist/illustrator
Jul 05 Antonio M Zaccaria, Italian physician/saint, dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 Lorenzo Campeggi(east), archbishop of Bologna/diplomat, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Aug 28 Lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75 in the year 1539.
Sep 08 In the year 1539 john Stokesley, English churchman
Sep 22 On this day in history guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism (b. 1469
Oct 04 In the year 1539 king Henry VIII & Anna of Kleef marry
Oct 15 In the year 1539 reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies
Dec 20 Johannes Lupi, Flemish composer in the year 1539.
Dec 20 In the year 1539 paul Melissus [Paul Schede], German poet/composer
Dec 29 In the year 1539 st Jacobs Church burns after being hit by lightning