Historical Events For 1555
Sunday, 11 December 2016
Feb 09 In the year 1555 bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 In the year 1555 john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
Mar 02 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 09 Marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1555 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
Apr 17 Siena surrenders for Spanish troops in the year 1555.
May 01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1555 maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76
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 On this day in history thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies
Sep 23 Louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange in the year 1555.
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 In the year 1555 an English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy
Oct 16 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 in the year 1555.
Oct 21 On this day in history emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg
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 In the year 1555 the English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 24 French Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65 on this day in history.
Dec 27 On this day in history johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist