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