Historical Events Happened In 1544
Sunday, 14 February 2016
Jan 19 On this day in history francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60)
Jan 30 On this day in history adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland
Mar 11 On this day in history torquato Tasso, Italy, Renaissance poet (Aminta, Apologia)
Apr 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1544 turkish troops occupy Hungary
May 17 In the year 1544 scot earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII
May 17 In the year 1544 scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII
May 23 German emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark in the year 1544.
May 24 In the year 1544 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 René van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25 in the year 1544.
Jul 19 Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began in the year 1544.
Jul 21 René of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle in the year 1544.
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 in the year 1544.
Sep 30 King Henry VIII draws his armies out of France in the year 1544.
Nov 10 Antwerps painter John Matsys banished on this day in history.
Nov 19 Pope Paul III opens council of Trente in the year 1544.
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)