Historical Events Happened In 1561
Sunday, 24 July 2016
Jan 22 In the year 1561 francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum)
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 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
Feb 22 On this day in history william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
Feb 26 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer in the year 1561.
Mar 05 In the year 1561 carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
Mar 29 On this day in history santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
Apr 14 On this day in history a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
Jun 24 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on this day in history.
Jul 02 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz on this day in history.
Aug 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots in the year 1561.
Aug 19 On this day in history mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France
Aug 20 In the year 1561 jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon in the year 1561.
Aug 29 On this day in history bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 In the year 1561 sermon of Poissy
Sep 23 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida in the year 1561.
Sep 29 On this day in history roomen, mathematician
Oct 18 On this day in history fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts.
Oct 21 In the year 1561 johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland in the year 1561.
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony in the year 1561.
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed on this day in history.