Historical Events Happened In 1578
Sunday, 26 April 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) in the year 1578.
Mar 10 In the year 1578 queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion
Mar 10 On this day in history queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion
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 In the year 1578 juan de Escobedo, sec of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered
Apr 01 On this day in history englishman William Harvey discovers blood circulation
Apr 01 William Harvey of England discovers blood circulation on this day in history.
Apr 01 William Harvey, England, physician (discovered blood circulation) on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1578 william Harvey of England discovers blood circulation
Apr 14 In the year 1578 james Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary I of Scotland
Apr 14 On this day in history philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621)
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 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 In the year 1578 england grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize US
Jul 02 Martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island in the year 1578.
Jul 04 Charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies on this day in history.
Jul 09 On this day in history ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37)
Jul 31 Catharina Belgica of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange in the year 1578.
Aug 02 Battle of Rijmenam in the year 1578.
Aug 04 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1578 battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed
Aug 04 On this day in history battle of Alcazarquivir, Morrocans defeat Portugeese
Aug 11 On this day in history 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 On this day in history don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31
Oct 10 Count Johan Casimir occupies Ghent with 500 horsemen in the year 1578.
Nov 08 Johann Walter, composer, dies at 51 in the year 1578.
Dec 02 Agostino Agazzari, composer in the year 1578.