Historical Events For 1566
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Jan 07 In the year 1566 antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 Antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V in the year 1566.
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies in the year 1566.
Jan 14 On this day in history angelo Notari, composer
Jan 30 In the year 1566 alessandro Piccinini, composer
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine FL founded
Feb 13 In the year 1566 st Augustine, Florida founded
Feb 13 St. Augustine, Florida is founded in the year 1566.
Mar 09 On this day in history david Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered
Mar 09 On this day in history 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 On this day in history siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
Apr 05 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition in the year 1566.
Apr 25 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65
May 26 In the year 1566 mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603)
Jun 19 James I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25) in the year 1566.
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 Nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon on this day in history.
Jul 02 In the year 1566 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 on this day in history.
Aug 10 Iconoclasm begins on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1566 isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands
Aug 20 On this day in history iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 On this day in history beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam
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 In the year 1566 suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71
Sep 22 On this day in history john Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies
Sep 27 Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1566 julien Perrichon, composer
Dec 01 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen on this day in history.