Historical Events Happened In 1560
Monday, 26 January 2015
Jan 01 Guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies in the year 1560.
Jan 03 On this day in history peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56
Jan 05 In the year 1560 william Cobbold, composer
Jan 28 On this day in history john a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies
Jan 31 In the year 1560 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 In the year 1560 christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa
Mar 13 In the year 1560 spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli
Mar 15 In the year 1560 failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
Apr 19 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 in the year 1560.
Jun 10 Mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 11 Marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44 in the year 1560.
Jun 12 In the year 1560 battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto.
Jul 01 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot in the year 1560.
Jul 06 England/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh in the year 1560.
Jul 29 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden in the year 1560.
Aug 10 On this day in history hieronymus Praetorius, composer
Aug 21 Tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy on this day in history.
Sep 08 Amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident on this day in history.
Sep 25 On this day in history spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg, 1st archbishop of Utrecht
Sep 29 Gustaaf I, king of Sweden (1523-60), dies on this day in history.
Nov 07 Peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1560 francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16