Historical Events For 1557
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 in the year 1557.
Feb 11 John Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist in the year 1557.
Feb 15 Alfonso Fontanelli, composer in the year 1557.
Feb 24 On this day in history matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19)
Feb 27 On this day in history 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London
Feb 27 In the year 1557 first Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement
Apr 09 Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies in the year 1557.
Apr 12 In the year 1557 cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
May 05 Emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty in the year 1557.
May 31 On this day in history theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98)
Jun 07 In the year 1557 england declares war on France
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
Aug 03 Dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes in the year 1557.
Aug 10 On this day in history battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France
Sep 01 In the year 1557 jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown)
Sep 11 On this day in history catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm
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 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form in the year 1557.
Dec 07 Girolamo Trombeti, composer in the year 1557.
Dec 13 In the year 1557 niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies