Historical Events For 1540
Saturday, 25 February 2017
Sep 27 Pope Paul III recognizes Society of Jesus/Order of the Jesuits in the year 1540.
Sep 27 In the year 1540 society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola
Oct 02 Venice/Turkey signs peace in the year 1540.
Oct 04 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies on this day in history.
Oct 11 Emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan in the year 1540.
Dec 31 On this day in history silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri)