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Historical Events Happened In 1588

Friday, 06 May 2016

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

Jan 22   Pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia) 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 in the year 1588.  

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

Feb 19   In the year 1588 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   Nicolaus Erich, composer in the year 1588.  

Mar 17   On this day in history 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   On this day in history frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53  

Apr 05   The birth of Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher in the year 1588.  

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

Apr 15   In the year 1588 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   Duke Henri de Guises troops occupy Paris France in the year 1588.  

May 12   Catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris on this day in history.  

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

May 13   King Henri III flees Paris in the year 1588.  

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 in the year 1588.  

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

Jun 09   In the year 1588 johann Andreas Herbst, composer  

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

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   English fleet defeats Spanish armada on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

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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   In the year 1588 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 in the year 1588.  

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

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

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   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 in the year 1588.  

Mar 10   Theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (b. 1533) died on this day in history.  

Mar 17   On this day in history 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  

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