Historical Events Happened In 1581
Friday, 19 September 2014
Jan 04 James Ussher, Archbishop of Armagh (gave age to Earth based on bible) in the year 1581.
Jan 16 English parliament passes laws against Catholicism on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer, dies
Jan 28 In the year 1581 james VI signs 2nd Confession of Faith in Scotland
Jan 28 James VI signs the 2nd Confession of Faith in Scotland in the year 1581.
Feb 04 Daniel Selich, composer on this day in history.
Feb 24 Pope Gregory approves the results of his calendar reform commission on this day in history.
Mar 25 On this day in history portugese Cortes calls Philip II king of Portugal
Apr 01 Portugese Cortes subjects himself on Philip II in the year 1581.
Apr 03 On this day in history huibert Duifhuis, Roman Catholic pastor (Rotterdam/Utrecht), dies
Apr 04 Frances Drake completes circumnavigation of world in the year 1581.
Apr 04 Frances Drake completres circumnavigation of the world in the year 1581.
Apr 04 Frances Drake completres circumnavigation of the world, proving the earth is not flat in the year 1581.
Apr 04 Francis Drake completes circumnavigation of the world and is knighted in the year 1581.
Apr 15 Cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1581 frans Francken, the Younger, painter
Jun 02 In the year 1581 james Douglas, 4th Earl of Morton, regent of Scotland
Jun 18 Thomas Overbury, poet (baptized) on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history johann Staden, composer
Jul 11 In the year 1581 peder Skram, Danish senator and naval hero
Jul 14 In the year 1581 english jesuit Edmund Campion arrested
Jul 23 Georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1581 states of Holland/Zealand recognized by Willem van Orange
Aug 02 Leiden University names Snellius math professor on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist
Oct 15 In the year 1581 commissioned by Catherine De Medici, the 1st ballet "Ballet Comique de la Reine," is staged in Paris
Oct 19 In the year 1581 dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of Ivan IV "the Terrible"
Nov 07 In the year 1581 richard Davies, Welsh bishop and scholar
Nov 29 In the year 1581 doornik surrenders to duke of Parma
Dec 09 Emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange on this day in history.