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Historical Events Happened In 1588

Wednesday, 26 November 2014

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

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 on this day in history.  

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

Feb 19   In the year 1588 pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies  

Feb 24   Johann Weyer, Dutch physician and occultist in the year 1588.  

Feb 26   Nicolaus Erich, composer in the year 1588.  

Mar 17   In the year 1588 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 in the year 1588.  

Apr 05   On this day in history the birth of Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher  

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

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

Apr 19   On this day in history 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   Catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris on this day in history.  

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   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   On this day in history spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England  

May 30   Spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England on this day in history.  

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

Jun 10   In the year 1588 valentin Weigel, German mystic, dies  

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

Jun 19   Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna in the year 1588.  

Jul 11   French king Henri III accept demands of Catholic League on this day in history.  

Jul 18   Admiral Howard beats Spanish Armada on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

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   Jose Ribera [Lo Spagnoletto], Spanish painter was born in the year 1588.  

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

Feb 19   In the year 1588 birth of pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies  

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

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 in the year 1588.  

Famous Deaths In 1588

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 05   Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) died on this day in history.  

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

Feb 10   In the year 1588 joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82  

Feb 24   In the year 1588 death of johann Weyer, Dutch physician and occultist  

Mar 10   On this day in history 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   Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53 on this day in history.  

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