Historical Events Happened In 1581
Saturday, 27 August 2016
Jan 04 In the year 1581 james Ussher, Archbishop of Armagh (gave age to Earth based on bible)
Jan 16 English parliament passes laws against Catholicism in the year 1581.
Jan 22 On this day in history joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer, dies
Jan 28 James VI signs 2nd Confession of Faith in Scotland in the year 1581.
Jan 28 In the year 1581 james VI signs the 2nd Confession of Faith in Scotland
Feb 04 On this day in history daniel Selich, composer
Feb 24 Pope Gregory approves the results of his calendar reform commission in the year 1581.
Mar 25 In the year 1581 portugese Cortes calls Philip II king of Portugal
Apr 01 Portugese Cortes subjects himself on Philip II on this day in history.
Apr 03 In the year 1581 huibert Duifhuis, Roman Catholic pastor (Rotterdam/Utrecht), dies
Apr 04 On this day in history frances Drake completes circumnavigation of world
Apr 04 Frances Drake completres circumnavigation of the world on this day in history.
Apr 04 Frances Drake completres circumnavigation of the world, proving the earth is not flat in the year 1581.
Apr 04 In the year 1581 francis Drake completes circumnavigation of the world and is knighted
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 James Douglas, 4th Earl of Morton, regent of Scotland in the year 1581.
Jun 18 Thomas Overbury, poet (baptized) on this day in history.
Jul 02 Johann Staden, composer in the year 1581.
Jul 11 On this day in history peder Skram, Danish senator and naval hero
Jul 14 English jesuit Edmund Campion arrested in the year 1581.
Jul 23 In the year 1581 georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies
Jul 24 States of Holland/Zealand recognized by Willem van Orange on this day in history.
Aug 02 On this day in history leiden University names Snellius math professor
Oct 09 In the year 1581 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 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of Ivan IV "the Terrible" in the year 1581.
Nov 07 On this day in history richard Davies, Welsh bishop and scholar
Nov 29 In the year 1581 doornik surrenders to duke of Parma
Dec 09 In the year 1581 emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange