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Historical Events Happened In 1588

Sunday, 07 February 2016

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

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

Feb 09   On this day in history 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 12   John Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1588.  

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

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

Apr 04   Christian IV succeeds Frederik II as king of Denmark in the year 1588.  

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   In the year 1588 thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan)  

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

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

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

Jul 18   Admiral Howard beats Spanish Armada in the year 1588.  

Jul 21   In the year 1588 english fleet defeats Spanish armada  

Jul 26   In the year 1588 john Hawkins becomes a knight  

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

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   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 on this day in history.  

Feb 26   Nicolaus Erich, composer was born in the year 1588.  

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

Apr 15   In the year 1588 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 on this day in history.  

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

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