Historical Events Happened In 1560
Friday, 27 March 2015
Jan 01 In the year 1560 guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies
Jan 03 On this day in history peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56
Jan 05 William Cobbold, composer on this day in history.
Jan 28 John a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies in the year 1560.
Jan 31 On this day in history spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
Feb 16 In the year 1560 jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat
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 on this day in history.
Mar 15 Failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France on this day in history.
Apr 19 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 in the year 1560.
Jun 10 Mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland in the year 1560.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 01 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot in the year 1560.
Jul 06 England/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh on this day in history.
Jul 29 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden on this day in history.
Aug 10 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer in the year 1560.
Aug 21 On this day in history tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy
Sep 08 Amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1560 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 On this day in history peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies
Dec 05 Francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16 on this day in history.