Historical Events For 1539
Friday, 17 November 2017
Jan 07 Sebastian de Covarrubias Horozco, Spanish lexicographer on this day in history.
Jan 14 Spain annexes Cuba on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1539 emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
Feb 01 Emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty in the year 1539.
Feb 15 In the year 1539 emperor Charles receives Cardinal Pole in Toledo
Feb 19 In the year 1539 jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled
Feb 27 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius, Dutch book publisher
Apr 17 Tobias Stimmer, Swiss painter/cartoonist (Comedia) on this day in history.
Apr 19 On this day in history charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
Apr 27 Re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar on this day in history.
May 28 In the year 1539 hernando de Soto lands in Florida
May 30 Spanish explorer Fernando de Soto discovers Florida in the year 1539.
May 30 Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto lands in Florida on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1539 hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain
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 in the year 1539.
Jul 25 In the year 1539 lorenzo Campeggi(east), archbishop of Bologna/diplomat, dies at 65
Aug 28 On this day in history lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75
Sep 08 John Stokesley, English churchman on this day in history.
Sep 22 In the year 1539 guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism (b. 1469
Oct 04 On this day in history king Henry VIII & Anna of Kleef marry
Oct 15 On this day in history reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies
Dec 20 Johannes Lupi, Flemish composer in the year 1539.
Dec 20 Paul Melissus [Paul Schede], German poet/composer on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1539 st Jacobs Church burns after being hit by lightning