Historical Events In 1561
Thursday, 19 April 2018
Jan 22 On this day in history francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum)
Jan 22 In the year 1561 the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
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 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots in the year 1561.
Feb 22 On this day in history william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
Feb 26 On this day in history jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Mar 29 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic in the year 1561.
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 in the year 1561.
Aug 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
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 On this day in history bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
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 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 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 in the year 1561.
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland in the year 1561.
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony in the year 1561.
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed in the year 1561.