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Historical Events Happened In 1588

Thursday, 18 December 2014

Jan 12   In the year 1588 john Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony)  

Jan 22   Pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia) on this day in history.  

Feb 09   Marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies in the year 1588.  

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

Feb 12   On this day in history john Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass  

Feb 19   On this day in history pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies  

Feb 24   Johann Weyer, Dutch physician and occultist on this day in history.  

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

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

Apr 04   On this day in history christian IV succeeds Frederik II as king of Denmark  

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

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

Apr 05   Thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan) in the year 1588.  

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

Apr 19   Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.  

May 09   Duke Henri de Guises troops occupy Paris on this day in history.  

May 09   In the year 1588 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 on this day in history.  

May 19   Spanish Armada sets sail for Lisbon, bound to England on this day in history.  

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

May 30   On this day in history 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 in the year 1588.  

Jun 18   Anna, daughter of prince Willem I/Anna van Saksen, dies at 24 on this day in history.  

Jun 19   In the year 1588 spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna  

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

Jul 18   In the year 1588 admiral Howard beats Spanish Armada  

Jul 21   In the year 1588 english fleet defeats Spanish armada  

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

Jan 12   Jose Ribera [Lo Spagnoletto], Spanish painter was born on this day in history.  

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

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

Feb 26   On this day in history birth of nicolaus Erich, composer  

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

Apr 15   On this day in history birth of claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist  

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   Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) died in the year 1588.  

Feb 09   Marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies in the year 1588.  

Feb 10   On this day in history joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82  

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

Mar 10   In the year 1588 death of theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (b. 1533)  

Mar 17   In the year 1588 petrus Dathenus, Flemish minister/physician (Psalms of David), dies  

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