Historical Events Happened In 1561
Friday, 27 May 2016
Jan 22 On this day in history francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum)
Jan 22 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher on this day in history.
Jan 28 By Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended in the year 1561.
Jan 31 In the year 1561 menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
Feb 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais in the year 1561.
Feb 26 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer in the year 1561.
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1561 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 On this day in history rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden
Jul 02 In the year 1561 menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
Aug 19 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Aug 19 Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France on this day in history.
Aug 20 In the year 1561 jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1561 bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 On this day in history sermon of Poissy
Sep 23 On this day in history king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
Sep 29 Roomen, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1561 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 On this day in history carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland on this day in history.
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony on this day in history.
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed in the year 1561.