Historical Events Happened In 1561
Saturday, 31 January 2015
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 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 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on this day in history.
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 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany in the year 1561.
Jun 24 In the year 1561 rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden
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 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 in the year 1561.
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) in the year 1561.
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy on this day in history.
Sep 23 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1561 roomen, mathematician
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 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
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 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony in the year 1561.
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed on this day in history.