Historical Events For 1566
Sunday, 22 January 2017
Jan 07 Antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1566 antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 In the year 1566 ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies
Jan 14 On this day in history angelo Notari, composer
Jan 30 Alessandro Piccinini, composer on this day in history.
Feb 13 St Augustine FL founded in the year 1566.
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 in the year 1566.
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 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 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) on this day in history.
Jun 19 In the year 1566 james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
Jun 19 In the year 1566 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 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 in the year 1566.
Aug 10 Iconoclasm begins in the year 1566.
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 In the year 1566 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 in the year 1566.
Sep 05 In the year 1566 suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71
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 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.