Historical Events Happened In 1555
Sunday, 02 August 2015
Feb 09 In the year 1555 bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 On this day in history john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
Mar 02 In the year 1555 ludovico Spontoni, composer
Mar 23 In the year 1555 julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr in the year 1555.
Apr 09 On this day in history marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
Apr 12 On this day in history johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
Apr 17 In the year 1555 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 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 in the year 1555.
Jun 07 In the year 1555 maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76
Jul 02 In the year 1555 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 Freedom of Religion in Augsburg on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic
Oct 16 On this day in history an English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy
Oct 16 In the year 1555 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 Stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65 on this day in history.
Nov 12 The English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism on this day in history.
Nov 17 William of Orange becomes member of Council of State in the year 1555.
Nov 21 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 in the year 1555.
Nov 24 French Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65 on this day in history.
Dec 27 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist in the year 1555.