Historical Events Happened In 1544
Sunday, 21 December 2014
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 on this day in history.
Mar 11 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
May 23 German emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark in the year 1544.
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 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 in the year 1544.
Jul 21 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history antwerps painter John Matsys banished
Nov 19 Pope Paul III opens council of Trente in the year 1544.
Nov 27 Ascanio Trombeti, composer in the year 1544.
Dec 23 Anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71) in the year 1544.