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Historical Events For 1556

Friday, 20 January 2017

Jan 16   Emperor Karel appoints his son Philip II, king of Spain on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 23   Most deadly earthquake kills 830,000 in Shansi Province, China in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 23   Most deadly earthquake kills 830,000 in Shensi Province, China on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 24   Heavy earthquake strikes Shaaxi China, kills 830,000 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 27   Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 27   Willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 05   On this day in history kings Henri I & Philip II sign Treaty of Vaucelles  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 05   Kings Henri I &Philip II sign Treaty of Vaucelles on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 07   In the year 1556 maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 14   On this day in history archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic  Click To Search About This In Google

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Feb 21   Sethus Calvisius, composer in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 18   Francois-Hercule de Valois, French duke of Anjou/Brabant on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 19   Lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70 in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 21   On this day in history archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Cranmer burned at the stake as a heretic.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 21   Thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 22   On this day in history cardinal Reginald Pole becomes archbishop of Canterbury  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 28   Karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 13   In the year 1556 portuguese Marranos who revert back to Judaism burned by order of Pope  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 18   Luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61 in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 10   Martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 31   On this day in history ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 10   Philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 25   In the year 1556 david Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 09   On this day in history pope Paul IV refuses to crown Ferdinand of Austria emperor  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 12   Emperor Charles resigns, his brother Ferdinand van Austria takes over in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 13   Charles V & Maria of Hungary march into Spain on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 15   Vlissingen ex-emperor Charles V returns to Spain in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 17   Ex-emperor Karel departs Netherland for Spain on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 31   John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 05   Akbar (14) succeeds his father Humajun on as Sultan of Delhi in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 10   On this day in history richard Chancellor, English explorer, dies in shipwreck off Scotland  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 10   On this day in history russian treasure ship Edward Bonaventure, carrying Ivan the Terrible's ambassador to Elizabeth 1 of England, was wrecked off Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 23   In the year 1556 king Philip II confers with Dutch financial experts  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In 1556

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 08   On this day in history birth of uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1623)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 27   Abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629) was born in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 07   Maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren was born in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 21   On this day in history birth of sethus Calvisius, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 07   On this day in history birth of guillaume du Vair, French writer (d. 1621)  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 18   In the year 1556 birth of francois-Hercule de Valois, French duke of Anjou/Brabant  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 10   In the year 1556 birth of philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 15   Jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (d. 1618) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Famous Deaths In 1556

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Mar 19   In the year 1556 lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 21   In the year 1556 death of thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 18   On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61  Click To Search About This In Google

May 28   In the year 1556 death of saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 10   In the year 1556 martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 31   Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 25   On this day in history david Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 31   John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 in the year 1556.  Click To Search About This In Google

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