Historical Events For 1554
Friday, 17 November 2017
Jan 05 On this day in history great fire in Eindhoven Neth
Jan 05 In the year 1554 great fire in Eindhoven Netherlands
Jan 09 In the year 1554 gregory XV, [Alessandro Ludovisi], pope (1621-23)
Jan 25 Sir Thomas Wyatt gathers an army in Kent, rebels against Queen Mary on this day in history.
Feb 09 In the year 1554 battle at London Sir Thomas Wyatt defeated
Feb 09 Battle at London: Sir Thomas Wyatt defeated on this day in history.
Feb 12 Jane Grey, queen of England for 9 days, beheaded at 17 in the year 1554.
Feb 21 Hieronymus Bock, German doctor (founder of modern botany), dies in the year 1554.
Feb 23 Henry Grey, Duke of Suffolk, Lady Jane Grey's father, executed in the year 1554.
Mar 03 Johann Friedrich, the Generous, Elector of Saxony (1532-47) and Head of the Protestant Confederation of Germany (the Schmalkaldic League), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Mar 27 Everhardus van Bronchorst, Dutch lawyer in the year 1554.
May 20 Paulo Bellasio, composer in the year 1554.
Jun 19 In the year 1554 sixt[us] Birck [Xystus Betulius], German writer (Judith), dies at 53
Jul 24 On this day in history queen Maria of England marries Philip, king of Naples/Jerusalem
Aug 25 On this day in history thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, English great admiral, dies
Sep 22 Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Spanish explorer on this day in history.
Nov 30 England reconciles with Pope Julius III in the year 1554.
Nov 30 In the year 1554 philip Sidney, England, poet/statesman/soldier (Arcadia)
Dec 17 Ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Liege/archbishop of Cologne on this day in history.