Historical Events Happened In 1566
Wednesday, 01 October 2014
Jan 07 Antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V in the year 1566.
Jan 07 In the year 1566 antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 On this day in history ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies
Jan 14 In the year 1566 angelo Notari, composer
Jan 30 Alessandro Piccinini, composer on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1566 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 David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered in the year 1566.
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 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 in the year 1566.
Apr 05 On this day in history 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 In the year 1566 leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65
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 On this day in history the birth of James VI of Scotland and England
Jun 20 Sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden on this day in history.
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 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 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1566 iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
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 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.