Historical Events For 1539
Friday, 09 December 2016
Jan 07 Sebastian de Covarrubias Horozco, Spanish lexicographer in the year 1539.
Jan 14 Spain annexes Cuba on this day in history.
Feb 01 Emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty on this day in history.
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 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) in the year 1539.
Apr 19 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt on this day in history.
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 On this day in history spanish explorer Fernando de Soto discovers Florida
May 30 In the year 1539 spanish explorer Hernando de Soto lands in Florida
Jun 03 Hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history 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 Lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75 in the year 1539.
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 In the year 1539 king Henry VIII & Anna of Kleef marry
Oct 15 Reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history johannes Lupi, Flemish composer
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