Historical Events In 1588
Thursday, 19 April 2018
Jul 29 British general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth in the year 1588.
Jul 31 English fleet beats Spanish Armada on this day in history.
Aug 01 English admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada in the year 1588.
Aug 06 On this day in history spanish Armada under Medina Sidonia anchors
Aug 07 In the year 1588 -8] English assault on Spanish Armada
Aug 08 On this day in history alonso Sánchez Coello, Spanish painter
Aug 08 On this day in history sea battle at Grevelingen: English fleet battles Spanish armada
Aug 12 Alfonso Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 45 in the year 1588.
Aug 12 On this day in history medemblik surrenders to Spanish army
Sep 04 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, dies at 87 in the year 1588.
Sep 08 In the year 1588 marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian)
Sep 10 On this day in history nicholas Lanier, composer
Oct 01 On this day in history blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr
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 Valerius Andreas, [Walter Driessens], Flemish historian in the year 1588.
Dec 23 In the year 1588 hendrik de Guise, French leader of Catholic League, murdered at 37