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Historical Events Happened In 1566

Sunday, 21 December 2014

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   On this day in history ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies  

Jan 14   Angelo Notari, composer on this day in history.  

Jan 30   In the year 1566 alessandro Piccinini, composer  

Feb 13   St Augustine FL founded on this day in history.  

Feb 13   In the year 1566 st Augustine, Florida founded  

Feb 13   On this day in history st. Augustine, Florida is founded.  

Mar 09   David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1566 antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies  

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   In the year 1566 diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies  

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) on this day in history.  

Jun 19   On this day in history the birth of James VI of Scotland and England  

Jun 20   On this day in history sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden  

Jul 02   Nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon in the year 1566.  

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   On this day in history iconoclasm begins  

Aug 12   Isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands on this day in history.  

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   On this day in history 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   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   On this day in history julien Perrichon, composer  

Dec 01   Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen in the year 1566.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1566

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 14   Angelo Notari, composer was born on this day in history.  

Jan 30   In the year 1566 birth of alessandro Piccinini, composer  

May 26   Mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603) was born in the year 1566.  

May 26   In the year 1566 birth of mehmed III, Ottoman Emperor (d. 1603)  

Jun 19   On this day in history birth of james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)  

Jun 20   On this day in history birth of sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden  

Aug 12   In the year 1566 birth of isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands  

Sep 01   In the year 1566 birth of edward Alleyn, English actor (d. 1626)  

Famous Deaths In 1566

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 07   Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies in the year 1566.  

Feb 03   George Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513) died on this day in history.  

Mar 09   On this day in history death of david Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered  

Mar 26   In the year 1566 antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies  

Mar 28   On this day in history siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79  

Apr 25   Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies in the year 1566.  

May 04   Luca Ghini, Italian physician and botanist (b. 1490) died on this day in history.  

May 10   Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 in the year 1566.