Historical Events Happened In 1566
Sunday, 29 March 2015
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 Antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V on this day in history.
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history angelo Notari, composer
Jan 30 On this day in history alessandro Piccinini, composer
Feb 13 St Augustine FL founded in the year 1566.
Feb 13 St Augustine, Florida founded on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history st. Augustine, Florida is founded.
Mar 09 David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1566 david Rizzio, the private secretary to Mary I of Scotland, is murdered in the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Mar 26 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies on this day in history.
Mar 28 In the year 1566 siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
Apr 05 On this day in history 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition
Apr 25 On this day in history diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
May 10 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1566 mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603)
Jun 19 In the year 1566 james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
Jun 19 The birth of James VI of Scotland and England on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden
Jul 02 In the year 1566 nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon
Jul 02 Nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62 in the year 1566.
Jul 31 In the year 1566 bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
Aug 04 On this day in history girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies
Aug 10 Iconoclasm begins in the year 1566.
Aug 12 On this day in history isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands
Aug 20 In the year 1566 iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam on this day in history.
Aug 25 On this day in history iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
Sep 02 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1566 suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71
Sep 22 In the year 1566 john Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies
Sep 27 In the year 1566 marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies
Nov 06 Julien Perrichon, composer on this day in history.
Dec 01 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen in the year 1566.