Historical Events For 1563
Friday, 17 November 2017
Jan 30 On this day in history franciscus Gomarus, [Francois Gomaer], Dutch theologist/opera singer
Feb 01 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever) on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1563 hans Neusiedler, Hungarian/German luitist/author, dies at approx 54
Feb 15 On this day in history russian troops occupy Polotsk Lithuania
Feb 18 In the year 1563 huguenot Jean Poltrot de Méré shoots General François De Guise
Feb 18 On this day in history huguenot Jean Poltrot de Mere shoots gen Francois De Guise
Feb 24 Francois Guise, French general/duke, assassinated at 44 on this day in history.
Feb 27 William Byrd is appointed organist at Lincoln Cathedral in the year 1563.
Mar 11 In the year 1563 league of High Nobles routes 2nd protest against King Philip II
Mar 12 John Bull, composer of British natl anthem (God Save The King), dies in the year 1563.
Mar 19 Peace of Amboise: Rights for Huguenots in the year 1563.
Mar 19 Peace of Amboise; Rights for Huguenots on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1563 jews are expelled from France by order of Charles VI
Jun 01 On this day in history robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, English prime minister (1598-1612)
Jul 27 In the year 1563 french army recaptures Le Havre
Jul 29 League of High Nobles routes King Philip II in the year 1563.
Aug 17 King Charles IX of France (13) declared an adult on this day in history.
Aug 30 In the year 1563 jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled
Sep 08 Maximilian chosen king of Hungary in the year 1563.
Sep 17 In the year 1563 henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland, English soldier
Oct 13 On this day in history francesco Caracciolo, Italian religious founder/saint (Caracciolini)
Oct 17 Jodocus Hondius, Flemish mathematician/cartographer on this day in history.
Nov 05 Anna van Nassau, daughter of prince Willem I/Anna of Saksen in the year 1563.
Nov 27 Robbert Robbertsz, (le Canu), nautical expert on this day in history.
Dec 04 On this day in history council of Trent holds last session, after 18 years
Dec 29 On this day in history francesco Maria Guaitoli, composer