Historical Events For 1540
Friday, 22 September 2017
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 on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1540 emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan
Dec 31 Silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri) in the year 1540.