Historical Events Happened In 1561
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) in the year 1561.
Jan 22 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher on this day in history.
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 in the year 1561.
Feb 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
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 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic in the year 1561.
Apr 14 In the year 1561 a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
Jun 24 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
Aug 19 In the year 1561 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 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 In the year 1561 roomen, mathematician
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 In the year 1561 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
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 On this day in history archbishop Granvelle installed