Historical Events Happened In 1560
Saturday, 25 October 2014
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 On this day in history william Cobbold, composer
Jan 28 In the year 1560 john a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies
Jan 31 Spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois on this day in history.
Feb 16 Jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat in the year 1560.
Mar 07 Christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa on this day in history.
Mar 13 Spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli in the year 1560.
Mar 15 On this day in history 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 On this day in history battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto.
Jul 01 In the year 1560 charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot
Jul 06 In the year 1560 england/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh
Jul 29 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden in the year 1560.
Aug 10 In the year 1560 hieronymus Praetorius, composer
Aug 21 Tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy in the year 1560.
Sep 08 In the year 1560 amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident
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 in the year 1560.
Nov 07 On this day in history peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies
Dec 05 On this day in history francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16