Historical Events For 1557
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Jan 01 On this day in history jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65
Feb 11 John Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist on this day in history.
Feb 15 Alfonso Fontanelli, composer on this day in history.
Feb 24 Matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19) on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1557 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London
Feb 27 First Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement in the year 1557.
Apr 09 Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies on this day in history.
Apr 12 Cuenca is founded in Ecuador on this day in history.
May 05 Emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty in the year 1557.
May 31 Theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98) on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1557 england declares war on France
Jun 15 Sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1557 anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41
Aug 03 In the year 1557 dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes
Aug 10 On this day in history battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France
Sep 01 On this day in history jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown)
Sep 11 In the year 1557 catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm
Sep 16 On this day in history jacques Mauduit, composer
Oct 05 In the year 1557 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63
Dec 03 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form on this day in history.
Dec 07 On this day in history girolamo Trombeti, composer
Dec 13 On this day in history niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies