Historical Events For 1540
Friday, 20 January 2017
Sep 27 Pope Paul III recognizes Society of Jesus/Order of the Jesuits on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1540 society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola
Oct 02 In the year 1540 venice/Turkey signs peace
Oct 04 On this day in history helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies
Oct 11 In the year 1540 emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan
Dec 31 Silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri) on this day in history.