Historical Events For 1557
Friday, 24 February 2017
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 11 On this day in history john Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist
Feb 15 Alfonso Fontanelli, composer in the year 1557.
Feb 24 Matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19) on this day in history.
Feb 27 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London in the year 1557.
Feb 27 On this day in history first Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement
Apr 09 In the year 1557 michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies
Apr 12 In the year 1557 cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
May 05 Emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty on this day in history.
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 On this day in history sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies
Jul 16 In the year 1557 anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41
Aug 03 On this day in history dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes
Aug 10 Battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France on this day in history.
Sep 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1557.
Sep 11 Catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm on this day in history.
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 in the year 1557.
Dec 07 In the year 1557 girolamo Trombeti, composer
Dec 13 Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies in the year 1557.