Historical Events In 1544
Monday, 23 April 2018
Jan 19 In the year 1544 francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60)
Jan 30 Adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland in the year 1544.
Mar 11 In the year 1544 torquato Tasso, Italy, Renaissance poet (Aminta, Apologia)
Apr 14 In the year 1544 battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss
Apr 30 Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England on this day in history.
May 01 On this day in history turkish troops occupy Hungary
May 17 Scot earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII in the year 1544.
May 17 On this day in history scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII
May 23 In the year 1544 german emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark
May 24 On this day in history william Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism)
May 29 In the year 1544 jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68
Jul 14 English troops attack The Canal on this day in history.
Jul 18 RenĂ© van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25 on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 1544 italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
Jul 21 In the year 1544 renĂ© of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
Aug 17 Imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France in the year 1544.
Aug 28 Alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53 on this day in history.
Sep 18 Charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy in the year 1544.
Sep 30 On this day in history king Henry VIII draws his armies out of France
Nov 10 On this day in history antwerps painter John Matsys banished
Nov 19 Pope Paul III opens council of Trente on this day in history.
Nov 27 Ascanio Trombeti, composer on this day in history.
Dec 23 In the year 1544 anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)