Historical Events Happened In 1566
Thursday, 30 June 2016
Jan 07 In the year 1566 antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies in the year 1566.
Jan 14 Angelo Notari, composer in the year 1566.
Jan 30 In the year 1566 alessandro Piccinini, composer
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine FL founded
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine, Florida founded
Feb 13 In the year 1566 st. Augustine, Florida is founded.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 26 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies in the year 1566.
Mar 28 In the year 1566 siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
Apr 05 In the year 1566 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition
Apr 25 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1566 sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden
Jul 02 In the year 1566 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 Bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92 in the year 1566.
Aug 04 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1566 iconoclasm begins
Aug 12 Isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands in the year 1566.
Aug 20 In the year 1566 iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam in the year 1566.
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 Suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1566 julien Perrichon, composer
Dec 01 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen in the year 1566.