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Historical Events Happened In 1588

Saturday, 28 May 2016

Jan 12   John Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony) in the year 1588.  

Jan 22   In the year 1588 pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia)  

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

Feb 26   On this day in history nicolaus Erich, composer  

Mar 17   Petrus Dathenus, Flemish minister/physician (Psalms of David), dies on this day in history.  

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

Apr 04   In the year 1588 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   In the year 1588 claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist  

Apr 19   Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies in the year 1588.  

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   Catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris in the year 1588.  

May 12   On this day in history catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris France  

May 13   King Henri III flees Paris on this day in history.  

May 18   On this day in history the Spanish Armada sets sail for England; it is defeated by England the following August  

May 19   Spanish Armada sets sail for Lisbon, bound to England in the year 1588.  

May 28   Spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England on this day in history.  

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 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   Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna in the year 1588.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jul 26   John Hawkins becomes a knight in the year 1588.  

Jul 28   On this day in history spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I  

Jul 29   On this day in history attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders  

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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   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

Feb 26   In the year 1588 birth of nicolaus Erich, composer  

Apr 05   In the year 1588 birth of thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan)  

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

May 13   In the year 1588 birth of ole Worm, Danish physician (d. 1654)  

Famous Deaths In 1588

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 05   On this day in history death of qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528)  

Feb 09   In the year 1588 marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies  

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

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

Mar 10   On this day in history death of theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (b. 1533)  

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

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

Apr 19   On this day in history paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies  

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