Historical Events Happened In 1579
Tuesday, 07 July 2015
Jan 04 Willem Teellinck, Dutch theologist/vicar on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history artois/Hainault/Dowaai sign pro-Spanish Union of Arras
Jan 07 In the year 1579 england signs an offensive & defensive alliance with Netherland
Jan 07 England signs an offensive &defensive alliance with the Netherlands in the year 1579.
Jan 12 Jan Baptist van Helmont, Flemish chemist, (found boiling point temperature) on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1579 union of Utrecht signed, forming protestant Dutch Republic
Jan 25 In the year 1579 treaty of Utrecht signed, marks beginning of Dutch Republic
Feb 09 John Meursius, [van Meurs], Dutch historian on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1579 betuwe joins Union of Utrecht
Mar 06 In the year 1579 veluwe joins Union of Utrecht
Mar 07 In the year 1579 congress of Cologne forms in Netherlands
Mar 23 Friesland joins Union of Utrecht on this day in history.
Apr 11 Venlo joins Union of Utrecht on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1579 francois de Bassompierre, marshal of France
May 07 In the year 1579 congress of Cologne forms in Netherlands
May 17 Artois/Henegouwen/French-Flanders sign Treaty/Peace of Parma recognizing Spanish duke van Parma as land guardian on this day in history.
Jun 17 In the year 1579 anti-English uprising in Ireland
Jun 17 Sir Francis Drake lands on the coast of California and heads north on this day in history.
Jun 30 Mehmed Pasha Sokolović, Turkish Janissary on this day in history.
Jul 08 Our Lady of Kazan, a holy icon of the Russian Orthodox Church, was discovered underground in the city of Kazan, Tatarstan in the year 1579.
Jul 21 Mechelen surrenders to duke of Parma on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1579 valerius Otto, composer
Jul 26 In the year 1579 francis Drake leaves SF to cross Pacific Ocean
Jul 28 In the year 1579 cardinal Granvelle returns to Madrid
Jul 29 Antwerp request union with of Utrecht on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1579 cornerstone is laid for Tycho Brahe's Uraniborg observatory
Aug 17 Francois van Anjou visits English queen Elizabeth I on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1579 charlotte Flandrina van Nassau, daughter of Willem I of Orange
Aug 24 John Amner, composer on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1579 breda forms Union of Utrecht
Oct 24 In the year 1579 albrecht V von Wittelsbach, duke of Bavaria, dies at 51
Nov 11 In the year 1579 frans Snyders, Flemish animal painter
Nov 21 Thomas Gresham, English merchant and financier in the year 1579.
Nov 22 On this day in history jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, Dutch lawyer/pastor/lyricist