Historical Events In 1580
Thursday, 24 May 2018
Jan 18 On this day in history antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63
Jan 31 In the year 1580 hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
Feb 15 Cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
Mar 15 In the year 1580 spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange
Mar 17 Prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam in the year 1580.
Apr 01 In the year 1580 alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer
Apr 11 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht in the year 1580.
Apr 18 In the year 1580 thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess)
May 27 On this day in history jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies
Jun 10 On this day in history luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies
Jun 15 Nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jun 15 Phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw on this day in history.
Jun 17 On this day in history battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels
Jun 18 Juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies in the year 1580.
Jun 18 States of Utrecht forbid catholic worship on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1580 book of Concord, standards of Lutheran Church, 1st published
Jun 27 In the year 1580 duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal
Jul 06 In the year 1580 johann Stobaeus, composer
Jul 12 Ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47
Aug 19 On this day in history andrea Palladio, architect/writer (Il Redentore, Venice), dies at 71
Aug 25 On this day in history battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal
Aug 25 In the year 1580 frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies
Aug 30 In the year 1580 emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies
Sep 17 In the year 1580 charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange
Sep 19 On this day in history treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General)
Sep 26 Francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England in the year 1580.
Sep 26 In the year 1580 sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
Oct 27 John Bonga, beggar, dies on this day in history.
Nov 09 Gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 09 Spanish troops lands in Ireland in the year 1580.
Nov 21 Willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed in the year 1580.
Nov 26 On this day in history french Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty