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Historical Events Happened In 1588

Saturday, 22 November 2014

Jan 12   On this day in history john Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony)  

Jan 22   On this day in history pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia)  

Feb 09   On this day in history marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies  

Feb 10   Joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82 in the year 1588.  

Feb 12   John Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass in the year 1588.  

Feb 19   Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies in the year 1588.  

Feb 24   On this day in history johann Weyer, Dutch physician and occultist  

Feb 26   On this day in history nicolaus Erich, composer  

Mar 17   On this day in history petrus Dathenus, Flemish minister/physician (Psalms of David), dies  

Apr 04   In the year 1588 christian IV succeeds Frederik II as king of Denmark  

Apr 04   Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53 on this day in history.  

Apr 05   In the year 1588 the birth of Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher  

Apr 05   On this day in history thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan)  

Apr 15   Claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist on this day in history.  

Apr 19   In the year 1588 paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies  

May 09   In the year 1588 duke Henri de Guises troops occupy Paris  

May 09   On this day in history duke Henri de Guises troops occupy Paris France  

May 12   In the year 1588 catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris  

May 12   In the year 1588 catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris France  

May 13   In the year 1588 king Henri III flees Paris  

May 18   The Spanish Armada sets sail for England; it is defeated by England the following August in the year 1588.  

May 19   On this day in history spanish Armada sets sail for Lisbon, bound to England  

May 28   In the year 1588 spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England  

May 30   In the year 1588 spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England  

Jun 09   On this day in history johann Andreas Herbst, composer  

Jun 10   Valentin Weigel, German mystic, dies on this day in history.  

Jun 18   Anna, daughter of prince Willem I/Anna van Saksen, dies at 24 in the year 1588.  

Jun 19   Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna on this day in history.  

Jul 11   In the year 1588 french king Henri III accept demands of Catholic League  

Jul 18   On this day in history admiral Howard beats Spanish Armada  

Jul 21   English fleet defeats Spanish armada in the year 1588.  

Jul 26   In the year 1588 john Hawkins becomes a knight  

Jul 28   Spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I in the year 1588.  

Jul 29   Attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders in the year 1588.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1588

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 12   John Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 12   In the year 1588 birth of jose Ribera [Lo Spagnoletto], Spanish painter  

Feb 12   In the year 1588 birth of john Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass  

Feb 19   Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies was born in the year 1588.  

Feb 26   Nicolaus Erich, composer was born on this day in history.  

Apr 05   Thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan) was born on this day in history.  

Apr 15   Claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist was born in the year 1588.  

May 13   Ole Worm, Danish physician (d. 1654) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1588

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 05   In the year 1588 death of qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528)  

Feb 09   Marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies on this day in history.  

Feb 10   Joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82 on this day in history.  

Feb 24   On this day in history death of johann Weyer, Dutch physician and occultist  

Mar 10   Theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (b. 1533) died in the year 1588.  

Mar 17   Petrus Dathenus, Flemish minister/physician (Psalms of David), dies in the year 1588.  

Apr 04   On this day in history frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53  

Apr 19   In the year 1588 paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies