Historical Events Happened In 1568
Wednesday, 02 September 2015
Jan 24 Abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1568 in the Netherlands, Duke of Alva declares William of Orange an outlaw
Feb 15 On this day in history hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
Feb 17 Holy Roman Emperor agrees to pay tribute to the Sultan for peace on this day in history.
Feb 19 Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1568 treaty of Longjumeau French huguenots go on strike
Mar 23 On this day in history treaty of Longjumeau: French huguenots go on strike
May 11 In the year 1568 christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain)
May 13 Mary Queen of Scots is defeated by English at battle of Langside on this day in history.
May 16 In the year 1568 mary Queen of Scotland flees to England
May 17 On this day in history christoph Thomas Walliser, composer
May 19 On this day in history english queen Elizabeth I arrests Scottish queen Mary
May 19 On this day in history mary, queen of Scots, arrested.
May 23 Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 on this day in history.
May 23 Battle at Heiligerlee Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed in the year 1568.
May 23 In the year 1568 battle at Heiligerlee: Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed
Jun 01 Duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded in the year 1568.
Jun 01 In the year 1568 duke van Alva beheads 18 nobles in Brussels
Jun 05 On this day in history lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded
Jul 06 Johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish
Jul 13 In the year 1568 dean of St Paul's Cathedral perfects a way to bottle beer
Jul 21 On this day in history battle at Jemmingen: Alva's troops beat Dutch rebellion
Jul 23 On this day in history don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23
Sep 03 On this day in history adriano Banchieri, composer
Sep 24 On this day in history antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47
Oct 03 On this day in history elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23
Oct 05 In the year 1568 conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart
Oct 14 On this day in history jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer
Oct 21 In the year 1568 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen
Dec 23 Roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England on this day in history.
Dec 24 Uprising of Morisco's in Granada on this day in history.