Historical Events For 1561
Monday, 23 October 2017
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1561 the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
Jan 28 By Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
Feb 19 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 In the year 1561 william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
Feb 26 In the year 1561 jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
Mar 29 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic in the year 1561.
Apr 14 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1561 rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden
Jul 02 On this day in history menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
Aug 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Aug 19 Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France in the year 1561.
Aug 20 In the year 1561 jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 In the year 1561 willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon
Aug 29 On this day in history bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 On this day in history sermon of Poissy
Sep 23 In the year 1561 king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
Sep 29 Roomen, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 18 Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1561 johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author in the year 1561.
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 In the year 1561 archbishop Granvelle installed