Historical Events Happened In 1566
Monday, 30 November 2015
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 In the year 1566 antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies on this day in history.
Jan 14 Angelo Notari, composer in the year 1566.
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 In the year 1566 st. Augustine, Florida is founded.
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 On this day in history antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies
Mar 28 In the year 1566 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 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 in the year 1566.
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 The birth of James VI of Scotland and England in the year 1566.
Jun 20 Sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden on this day in history.
Jul 02 Nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon on this day in history.
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 On this day in history girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies
Aug 10 On this day in history iconoclasm begins
Aug 12 In the year 1566 isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands
Aug 20 In the year 1566 iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 On this day in history beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam
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 On this day in history julien Perrichon, composer
Dec 01 In the year 1566 philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen