Historical Events Happened In 1578
Friday, 30 January 2015
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 In the year 1578 giovanni B Moroni, Italian portrait painter, dies
Feb 09 Giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright/actor (L'adamo) on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion
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) in the year 1578.
Mar 18 In the year 1578 adam Elsheimer, German painter/cartoonist/etcher, baptized
Mar 31 On this day in history juan de Escobedo, sec of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered
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 On this day in history william Harvey, England, physician (discovered blood circulation)
Apr 08 William Harvey of England discovers blood circulation in the year 1578.
Apr 14 James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary I of Scotland in the year 1578.
Apr 14 In the year 1578 philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621)
Apr 27 Duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favorites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1578 valentin Dretzel, composer
May 31 Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London on this day in history.
Jun 11 England grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize US on this day in history.
Jul 02 Martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island in the year 1578.
Jul 04 Charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies in the year 1578.
Jul 09 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37) on this day in history.
Jul 31 Catharina Belgica of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange on this day in history.
Aug 02 Battle of Rijmenam on this day in history.
Aug 04 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle in the year 1578.
Aug 04 On this day in history battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed
Aug 04 On this day in history battle of Alcazarquivir, Morrocans defeat Portugeese
Aug 11 In the year 1578 pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies
Aug 13 On this day in history duke French van Anjou recognized as protector of Netherlands
Oct 01 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1578 count Johan Casimir occupies Ghent with 500 horsemen
Nov 08 In the year 1578 johann Walter, composer, dies at 51
Dec 02 Agostino Agazzari, composer in the year 1578.