Historical Events For 1544
Friday, 26 May 2017
Jan 19 Francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60) in the year 1544.
Jan 30 On this day in history adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland
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 In the year 1544 thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England
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 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 On this day in history william Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism)
May 29 Jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1544 rené of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
Aug 17 In the year 1544 imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France
Aug 28 On this day in history alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
Sep 18 Charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy on this day in history.
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 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)