Historical Events For 1539
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jan 07 Sebastian de Covarrubias Horozco, Spanish lexicographer on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1539 spain annexes Cuba.
Feb 01 Emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty in the year 1539.
Feb 01 On this day in history emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty
Feb 15 On this day in history emperor Charles receives Cardinal Pole in Toledo
Feb 19 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled in the year 1539.
Feb 27 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius, Dutch book publisher
Apr 17 In the year 1539 tobias Stimmer, Swiss painter/cartoonist (Comedia)
Apr 19 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt in the year 1539.
Apr 27 In the year 1539 re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar.
May 28 Hernando de Soto lands in Florida in the year 1539.
May 30 In the year 1539 spanish explorer Fernando de Soto discovers Florida
May 30 Spanish explorer Hernando de Soto lands in Florida in the year 1539.
Jun 03 In the year 1539 hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain
Jun 10 In the year 1539 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.
Jun 13 Jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist/illustrator on this day in history.
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 in the year 1539.
Aug 28 On this day in history lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75
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 King Henry VIII & Anna of Kleef marry on this day in history.
Oct 15 In the year 1539 reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies
Dec 20 Johannes Lupi, Flemish composer on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1539 paul Melissus [Paul Schede], German poet/composer
Dec 29 On this day in history st Jacobs Church burns after being hit by lightning