Historical Events For 1576
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Jan 12 Peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian on this day in history.
Jan 19 Hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1576.
Jan 20 On this day in history the Mexican city of León is founded by order of the viceroy Don Martín Enríquez de Almansa.
Feb 03 Henry of Navarre (future Henry IV) escapes from Paris on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history henry of Navarre abjures Catholicism at Tours
Mar 05 On this day in history don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70
Mar 31 On this day in history louise Juliana of Nassau, Regent of Bohemia (died 1644)
Apr 27 On this day in history peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur
May 01 Stefan Batory, the reigning Prince of Transylvania, marries Anna Jagiellon and they become the co-rulers of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth on this day in history.
May 14 Dutch Council of State replaced by Council of Beroerten on this day in history.
May 17 Ferdinand van Apshoven, the Older, Flemish painter, baptized in the year 1576.
May 23 Tycho Brahe given Hveen Island to build Uraniborg Observatory on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1576 louis de Boisot, Dutch admiral, drowns at about 44
May 29 In the year 1576 spanish army under Mondragón conquerors Zierik sea
May 29 On this day in history spanish army under Mondragon conquerors Zierik sea
May 30 In the year 1576 harada Naomasa, Japanese retainer and samurai
Jul 02 In the year 1576 muitende Spanish soldiers conquer Zierik Sea
Jul 11 Martin Frobisher sights Greenland on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst
Aug 15 Baliny Valentin Bakfark, composer, dies on this day in history.
Aug 27 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague in the year 1576.
Sep 21 In the year 1576 girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74
Oct 12 On this day in history maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies
Oct 12 In the year 1576 rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria
Oct 19 Dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence on this day in history.
Oct 20 Spanish troops occupies & plunder Maastricht in the year 1576.
Oct 25 On this day in history thomas Weelkes, composer
Oct 26 In the year 1576 frederick II the Vrome, ruler of Palts, dies
Oct 30 In the year 1576 enrico C Davila, Padua Italy, writer (Storia delguerre civili Francia)
Nov 04 Spanish defeat Walloons & take Antwerp Belgium on this day in history.
Nov 08 Eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history marsilio Casentini, composer
Dec 04 Rheticus, mathematician, dies in the year 1576.
Dec 15 Joachim Hopperus, [Hoppers], Frisian lawyer/politician, dies at 53 on this day in history.