Historical Events For 1588
Monday, 16 January 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 in the year 1588.
Aug 07 On this day in history -8] English assault on Spanish Armada
Aug 08 In the year 1588 alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter
Aug 08 Sea battle at Grevelingen: English fleet battles Spanish armada in the year 1588.
Aug 12 Alfonso Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1588.
Aug 12 Medemblik surrenders to Spanish army on this day in history.
Sep 04 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, dies at 87 on this day in history.
Sep 08 In the year 1588 marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian)
Sep 10 Nicholas Lanier, composer in the year 1588.
Oct 01 Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr in the year 1588.
Oct 02 Bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies in the year 1588.
Oct 23 Medina Sidonia's Spanish Armada returns to Santander in the year 1588.
Nov 02 On this day in history wilhelmus Damasi, theologist/1st bishop of Roermond, dies at 63
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.