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Historical Events Happened In 1557

Thursday, 24 April 2014

Jan 01   Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London  

Feb 27   First Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement on this day in history.  

Apr 09   Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies on this day in history.  

Apr 12   On this day in history cuenca is founded in Ecuador.  

May 05   On this day in history emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty  

May 31   On this day in history theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98)  

Jun 07   England declares war on France on this day in history.  

Jun 15   Sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies on this day in history.  

Jul 16   Anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41 on this day in history.  

Aug 03   Dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes on this day in history.  

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   Catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm on this day in history.  

Sep 16   Jacques Mauduit, composer on this day in history.  

Oct 05   On this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63  

Dec 03   On this day in history 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form  

Dec 07   Girolamo Trombeti, composer on this day in history.  

Dec 13   On this day in history niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies  

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Famous Birthdays In 1557

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history birth of istván Bocskay, Prince of Transylvania (d. 1606)  

Feb 11   John Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist was born on this day in history.  

Feb 15   On this day in history birth of alfonso Fontanelli, composer  

Feb 24   On this day in history birth of matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19)  

May 05   On this day in history birth of emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty  

May 31   Theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98) was born on this day in history.  

May 31   Feodor I of Russia (d. 1598) was born on this day in history.  

Aug 16   On this day in history birth of agostino Carracci, Italian artist (d. 1602)  

Famous Deaths In 1557

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   On this day in history jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65  

Jan 02   On this day in history death of pontormo, Italian painter (b. 1494)  

Jan 08   On this day in history death of albert the Warlike, Prince of Bayreuth (b. 1522)  

Apr 09   On this day in history michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies  

Apr 21   On this day in history death of petrus Apianus, German mathematician (b. 1495)  

Jun 11   On this day in history death of king John III of Portugal (b. 1502)  

Jun 15   On this day in history sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies  

Jul 16   On this day in history anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41