Historical Events For 1566
Saturday, 03 December 2016
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 in the year 1566.
Jan 14 Angelo Notari, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Alessandro Piccinini, composer in the year 1566.
Feb 13 In the year 1566 st Augustine FL founded
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine, Florida founded
Feb 13 St. Augustine, Florida is founded in the year 1566.
Mar 09 David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered on this day in history.
Mar 09 David Rizzio, the private secretary to Mary I of Scotland, is murdered in the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland in the year 1566.
Mar 26 In the year 1566 antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies
Mar 28 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Apr 05 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition on this day in history.
Apr 25 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies in the year 1566.
May 10 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
May 26 Mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603) in the year 1566.
Jun 19 In the year 1566 james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
Jun 19 In the year 1566 the birth of James VI of Scotland and England
Jun 20 Sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon
Jul 02 On this day in history nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62
Jul 31 In the year 1566 bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
Aug 04 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies in the year 1566.
Aug 10 In the year 1566 iconoclasm begins
Aug 12 In the year 1566 isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands
Aug 20 Iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium in the year 1566.
Aug 23 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam in the year 1566.
Aug 25 In the year 1566 iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
Sep 02 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71 in the year 1566.
Sep 22 John Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies in the year 1566.
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.