Historical Events For 1588
Sunday, 24 September 2017
Jul 29 British general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth on this day in history.
Jul 31 English fleet beats Spanish Armada in the year 1588.
Aug 01 On this day in history english admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada
Aug 06 Spanish Armada under Medina Sidonia anchors on this day in history.
Aug 07 In the year 1588 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada
Aug 08 Alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1588 sea battle at Grevelingen: English fleet battles Spanish armada
Aug 12 Alfonso Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1588 medemblik surrenders to Spanish army
Sep 04 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, dies at 87 in the year 1588.
Sep 08 On this day in history marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian)
Sep 10 On this day in history nicholas Lanier, composer
Oct 01 Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr on this day in history.
Oct 02 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies on this day in history.
Oct 23 Medina Sidonia's Spanish Armada returns to Santander in the year 1588.
Nov 02 Wilhelmus Damasi, theologist/1st bishop of Roermond, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history valerius Andreas, [Walter Driessens], Flemish historian
Dec 23 On this day in history hendrik de Guise, French leader of Catholic League, murdered at 37