Historical Events Happened In 1560
Tuesday, 23 September 2014
Jan 01 Guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies on this day in history.
Jan 03 Peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56 on this day in history.
Jan 05 William Cobbold, composer on this day in history.
Jan 28 John a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
Feb 16 Jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 07 Christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa in the year 1560.
Mar 13 Spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli in the year 1560.
Mar 15 In the year 1560 failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
Apr 19 On this day in history philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
Jun 10 On this day in history mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland
Jun 11 Marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44 in the year 1560.
Jun 12 Battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto in the year 1560.
Jul 01 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot on this day in history.
Jul 06 England/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh in the year 1560.
Jul 29 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden on this day in history.
Aug 10 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer on this day in history.
Aug 21 In the year 1560 tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy
Sep 08 Amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident in the year 1560.
Sep 25 On this day in history spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg, 1st archbishop of Utrecht
Sep 29 In the year 1560 gustaaf I, king of Sweden (1523-60), dies
Nov 07 In the year 1560 peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies
Dec 05 In the year 1560 francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16