Historical Events Happened In 1544
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Jan 19 On this day in history francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60)
Jan 30 Adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 30 On this day in history thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England
May 01 Turkish troops occupy Hungary on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history scot earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII
May 17 Scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII in the year 1544.
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) in the year 1544.
May 29 In the year 1544 jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68
Jul 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1544 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 In the year 1544 imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France
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 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 In the year 1544 pope Paul III opens council of Trente
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)