Historical Events Happened In 1555
Sunday, 29 March 2015
Feb 09 In the year 1555 bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy on this day in history.
Mar 02 Ludovico Spontoni, composer on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1555 julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1555 marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
Apr 12 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 in the year 1555.
Apr 17 On this day in history siena surrenders for Spanish troops
May 01 In the year 1555 marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 23 Giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV on this day in history.
May 25 On this day in history gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
Aug 23 Calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands in the year 1555.
Sep 08 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies on this day in history.
Sep 23 Louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history freedom of Religion in Augsburg
Sep 30 On this day in history oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic
Oct 16 An English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy in the year 1555.
Oct 16 On this day in history hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80
Oct 21 Emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1555 emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan
Nov 12 In the year 1555 stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
Nov 12 The English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism in the year 1555.
Nov 17 On this day in history william of Orange becomes member of Council of State
Nov 21 In the year 1555 georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
Nov 24 In the year 1555 french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65
Dec 27 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist in the year 1555.