Historical Events Happened In 1544
Sunday, 23 October 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1544.
Apr 30 Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England in the year 1544.
May 01 In the year 1544 turkish troops occupy Hungary
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 on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history german emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark
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 on this day in history.
Jul 14 English troops attack The Canal in the year 1544.
Jul 18 René van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25 in the year 1544.
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 in the year 1544.
Aug 17 On this day in history imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France
Aug 28 On this day in history alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
Sep 18 In the year 1544 charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy
Sep 30 On this day in history king Henry VIII draws his armies out of France
Nov 10 Antwerps painter John Matsys banished in the year 1544.
Nov 19 Pope Paul III opens council of Trente in the year 1544.
Nov 27 On this day in history ascanio Trombeti, composer
Dec 23 In the year 1544 anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)