Historical Events Happened In 1566
Saturday, 30 July 2016
Jan 07 Antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V in the year 1566.
Jan 07 Antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V in the year 1566.
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1566 angelo Notari, composer
Jan 30 On this day in history 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 St. Augustine, Florida is founded on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history david Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered
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 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 in the year 1566.
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 in the year 1566.
May 10 In the year 1566 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 In the year 1566 the birth of James VI of Scotland and England
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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1566 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 On this day in history iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam in the year 1566.
Aug 25 Iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht in the year 1566.
Sep 02 In the year 1566 taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37
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 Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies in the year 1566.
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.