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Historical Events For 1540

Saturday, 21 January 2017

Jan 06   In the year 1540 king Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 25   Edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 27   Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 02   On this day in history george Schenck van Toutenburg, gov/viceroy of Frisia/Groningen  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 09   In the year 1540 the 1st recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester)  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 09   On this day in history the first recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester)  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 14   Emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 25   In the year 1540 francisco V squez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola Mexico  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 25   Francisco Vásquez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola México on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 04   Protestant count Philip of Hessen marries 2nd wife on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Mar 19   On this day in history court of Holland names Amsterdam sheriff John Hubrechtsz a "heretic"  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 29   On this day in history emperor Charles declares all privileges of Gent ended  Click To Search About This In Google

May 04   Venice & Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

May 04   On this day in history venice &Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople  Click To Search About This In Google

May 06   In the year 1540 jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer, dies at 48  Click To Search About This In Google

May 22   Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57 in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 03   Hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 10   In the year 1540 thomas Cromwell arrested in Westminister  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 23   In the year 1540 johann Baptista Serranus, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 24   In the year 1540 henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 29   English ex chancellor Thomas Cromwell sentenced as heretic in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 09   England's King Henry VIII 6-mo marriage to Anne of Cleves annulled on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 11   On this day in history adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich/Juliana of Stolberg  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 11   In the year 1540 jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 21   In the year 1540 john I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 23   Turkey recognizes Janos Sigismund Zapolyai as vassal-king of Hungary on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 28   England's King Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 28   In the year 1540 english King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 28   Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 05   In the year 1540 joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 15   Arequipa, Peru, is founded in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 23   Guillaume Budé, French scholar on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 25   Explorer Hernando de Alarcon travels up Colorado River in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 29   Emperor Karel deprives city Gent definitive rights/privileges on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In 1540

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 25   On this day in history birth of edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 28   In the year 1540 birth of ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 03   Charles I of Austria (d. 1590) was born in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 11   On this day in history birth of barnabe Googe, English poet (d. 1594)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 23   On this day in history birth of johann Baptista Serranus, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 11   Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich/Juliana of Stolberg was born in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 05   On this day in history birth of joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 26   On this day in history birth of king Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583)  Click To Search About This In Google

Famous Deaths In 1540

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 27   On this day in history angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 02   On this day in history death of george Schenck van Toutenburg, gov/viceroy of Frisia/Groningen  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 30   Matthäus Lang von Wellenburg, German statesman and Archbishop of Salzburg (b. 1469) died in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

May 06   Jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer, dies at 48 in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

May 22   Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57 in the year 1540.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 11   Jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 21   On this day in history john I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 28   Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed died on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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