Historical Events Happened In 1561
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Jan 22 On this day in history francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum)
Jan 22 On this day in history the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
Jan 28 In the year 1561 by Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended
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 on this day in history.
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 in the year 1561.
Mar 29 On this day in history santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
Apr 14 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany on this day in history.
Jun 24 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden in the year 1561.
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 In the year 1561 mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France
Aug 20 Jacopo Peri, composer on this day in history.
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
Aug 29 On this day in history bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy in the year 1561.
Sep 23 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida on this day in history.
Sep 29 Roomen, mathematician in the year 1561.
Oct 18 Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts in the year 1561.
Oct 21 On this day in history johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
Nov 29 In the year 1561 lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony in the year 1561.
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed in the year 1561.