Historical Events Happened In 1540
Sunday, 28 August 2016
Sep 27 In the year 1540 pope Paul III recognizes Society of Jesus/Order of the Jesuits
Sep 27 Society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1540 venice/Turkey signs peace
Oct 04 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies in the year 1540.
Oct 11 In the year 1540 emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan
Dec 31 In the year 1540 silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri)