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Historical Events Happened In 1568

Saturday, 20 December 2014

Jan 24   On this day in history abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire  

Jan 24   In the Netherlands, Duke of Alva declares William of Orange an outlaw on this day in history.  

Feb 15   Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.  

Feb 17   Holy Roman Emperor agrees to pay tribute to the Sultan for peace on this day in history.  

Feb 19   On this day in history miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80  

Mar 09   Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince/jesuit/saint in the year 1568.  

Mar 20   In the year 1568 albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77  

Mar 23   Treaty of Longjumeau French huguenots go on strike on this day in history.  

Mar 23   Treaty of Longjumeau: French huguenots go on strike on this day in history.  

May 11   On this day in history christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain)  

May 13   In the year 1568 mary Queen of Scots is defeated by English at battle of Langside  

May 16   In the year 1568 mary Queen of Scotland flees to England  

May 17   Christoph Thomas Walliser, composer on this day in history.  

May 19   English queen Elizabeth I arrests Scottish queen Mary on this day in history.  

May 19   In the year 1568 mary, queen of Scots, arrested.  

May 23   In the year 1568 adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27  

May 23   Battle at Heiligerlee Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed in the year 1568.  

May 23   Battle at Heiligerlee: Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed in the year 1568.  

Jun 01   Duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded on this day in history.  

Jun 01   On this day in history duke van Alva beheads 18 nobles in Brussels  

Jun 05   Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded in the year 1568.  

Jul 06   In the year 1568 johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61  

Jul 10   Battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish on this day in history.  

Jul 13   Dean of St Paul's Cathedral perfects a way to bottle beer on this day in history.  

Jul 21   Battle at Jemmingen: Alva's troops beat Dutch rebellion in the year 1568.  

Jul 23   Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 in the year 1568.  

Sep 03   On this day in history adriano Banchieri, composer  

Sep 24   Antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47 in the year 1568.  

Oct 03   In the year 1568 elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23  

Oct 05   Conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart in the year 1568.  

Oct 14   In the year 1568 jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer  

Oct 21   2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen on this day in history.  

Dec 23   Roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England in the year 1568.  

Dec 24   Uprising of Morisco's in Granada on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1568

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 11   In the year 1568 birth of honoré d'Urfé, French writer (d. 1625)  

Mar 09   Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince/jesuit/saint was born in the year 1568.  

May 11   Christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain) was born in the year 1568.  

May 17   On this day in history birth of christoph Thomas Walliser, composer  

Sep 03   On this day in history birth of adriano Banchieri, composer  

Sep 05   Tommaso Campanella, Italian theologian, philosopher, and poet (d. 1639) was born in the year 1568.  

Famous Deaths In 1568

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 15   Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.  

Feb 19   Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Mar 20   On this day in history albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77  

May 23   Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 in the year 1568.  

Jun 01   On this day in history death of duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded  

Jun 05   In the year 1568 death of lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded  

Jul 06   In the year 1568 johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61  

Jul 23   In the year 1568 don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23