Historical Events Happened In 1561
Monday, 20 October 2014
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
Jan 22 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher in the year 1561.
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 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on this day in history.
Feb 26 In the year 1561 jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Mar 29 On this day in history santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
Apr 14 In the year 1561 a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
Jun 24 In the year 1561 rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden
Jul 02 In the year 1561 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 On this day in history jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 In the year 1561 willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) on this day in history.
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 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 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 On this day in history lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 In the year 1561 edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 On this day in history archbishop Granvelle installed