Historical Events Happened In 1555
Saturday, 23 May 2015
Feb 09 On this day in history 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 Ludovico Spontoni, composer in the year 1555.
Mar 23 Julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67 in the year 1555.
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr on this day in history.
Apr 09 Marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II on this day in history.
Apr 12 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 in the year 1555.
Apr 17 Siena surrenders for Spanish troops on this day in history.
May 01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 in the year 1555.
May 23 On this day in history giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV
May 25 In the year 1555 gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
Jun 07 In the year 1555 maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76
Jul 02 Turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola in the year 1555.
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 In the year 1555 louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange
Sep 25 On this day in history freedom of Religion in Augsburg
Sep 30 Oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic on this day in history.
Oct 16 An English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy on this day in history.
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 in the year 1555.
Oct 25 On this day in history emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan
Nov 12 On this day in history 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 French Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65 in the year 1555.
Dec 27 In the year 1555 johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist