Historical Events For 1578
Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Jan 28 In the year 1578 cornelis Haga, Dutch lawyer/ambassador to Constantinople (1611-39)
Jan 31 Battle of Gembloers in the year 1578.
Feb 05 On this day in history giovanni B Moroni, Italian portrait painter, dies
Feb 09 Giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright/actor (L'adamo) on this day in history.
Mar 10 Queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion in the year 1578.
Mar 10 Queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion on this day in history.
Mar 17 Francesco Albana, Ital painter (Mary's Ascension) on this day in history.
Mar 18 Adam Elsheimer, German painter/cartoonist/etcher, baptized on this day in history.
Mar 31 Juan de Escobedo, sec of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1578 englishman William Harvey discovers blood circulation
Apr 01 William Harvey of England discovers blood circulation in the year 1578.
Apr 01 William Harvey, England, physician (discovered blood circulation) on this day in history.
Apr 08 On this day in history william Harvey of England discovers blood circulation
Apr 14 James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary I of Scotland on this day in history.
Apr 14 Philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621) on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1578 duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favorites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise.
May 30 Valentin Dretzel, composer on this day in history.
May 31 Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London in the year 1578.
Jun 11 On this day in history england grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize US
Jul 02 On this day in history martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island.
Jul 04 In the year 1578 charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies
Jul 09 In the year 1578 ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37)
Jul 31 In the year 1578 catharina Belgica of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange
Aug 02 In the year 1578 battle of Rijmenam
Aug 04 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle in the year 1578.
Aug 04 In the year 1578 battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed
Aug 04 In the year 1578 battle of Alcazarquivir, Morrocans defeat Portugeese
Aug 11 In the year 1578 pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies
Aug 13 Duke French van Anjou recognized as protector of Netherlands in the year 1578.
Oct 01 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history count Johan Casimir occupies Ghent with 500 horsemen
Nov 08 In the year 1578 johann Walter, composer, dies at 51
Dec 02 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, composer