Historical Events For 1557
Monday, 25 September 2017
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 11 In the year 1557 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1557 emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty
May 31 Theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98) on this day in history.
Jun 07 England declares war on France in the year 1557.
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 Battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France on this day in history.
Sep 01 In the year 1557 jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown)
Sep 11 In the year 1557 catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm
Sep 16 Jacques Mauduit, composer on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1557 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63
Dec 03 On this day in history 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form
Dec 07 On this day in history girolamo Trombeti, composer
Dec 13 In the year 1557 niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies