Historical Events Happened In 1561
Friday, 06 May 2016
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
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 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
Feb 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais in the year 1561.
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 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 in the year 1561.
Jul 02 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
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 On this day in history jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 On this day in history willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
Sep 29 Roomen, mathematician in the year 1561.
Oct 18 In the year 1561 fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts.
Oct 21 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author in the year 1561.
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland in the year 1561.
Dec 09 In the year 1561 edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 On this day in history archbishop Granvelle installed