Historical Events Happened In 1544
Thursday, 28 July 2016
Jan 19 Francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60) on this day in history.
Jan 30 Adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland in the year 1544.
Mar 11 Torquato Tasso, Italy, Renaissance poet (Aminta, Apologia) in the year 1544.
Apr 14 Battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss on this day in history.
Apr 30 Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England on this day in history.
May 01 Turkish troops occupy Hungary in the year 1544.
May 17 In the year 1544 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 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 René van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25 on this day in history.
Jul 19 Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began on this day in history.
Jul 21 In the year 1544 rené of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
Aug 17 On this day in history imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France
Aug 28 Alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53 in the year 1544.
Sep 18 On this day in history charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy
Sep 30 King Henry VIII draws his armies out of France in the year 1544.
Nov 10 In the year 1544 antwerps painter John Matsys banished
Nov 19 On this day in history pope Paul III opens council of Trente
Nov 27 In the year 1544 ascanio Trombeti, composer
Dec 23 Anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71) on this day in history.