Historical Events Happened In 1544
Tuesday, 07 July 2015
Jan 19 Francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60) on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1544 adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland
Mar 11 In the year 1544 torquato Tasso, Italy, Renaissance poet (Aminta, Apologia)
Apr 14 Battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss in the year 1544.
Apr 30 Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England in the year 1544.
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 Scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII on this day in history.
May 23 German emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark on this day in history.
May 24 William Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism) on this day in history.
May 29 Jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68 in the year 1544.
Jul 14 In the year 1544 english troops attack The Canal
Jul 18 On this day in history rené van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25
Jul 19 On this day in history italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
Jul 21 René of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle on this day in history.
Aug 17 Imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1544 alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
Sep 18 Charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy on this day in history.
Sep 30 King Henry VIII draws his armies out of France on this day in history.
Nov 10 Antwerps painter John Matsys banished in the year 1544.
Nov 19 On this day in history pope Paul III opens council of Trente
Nov 27 On this day in history ascanio Trombeti, composer
Dec 23 On this day in history anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)