Historical Events For 1588
Sunday, 25 February 2018
Jul 29 British general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1588 english fleet beats Spanish Armada
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 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 in the year 1588.
Sep 04 Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester, dies at 87 in the year 1588.
Sep 08 Marin Mersenne, France, mathematician/musician/philosopher (Cartesian) on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history nicholas Lanier, composer
Oct 01 Blessed Edward James, Catholic martyr in the year 1588.
Oct 02 On this day in history bernardino Telesio, Italian philosopher (Rerum in Child), dies
Oct 23 In the year 1588 medina Sidonia's Spanish Armada returns to Santander
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 Hendrik de Guise, French leader of Catholic League, murdered at 37 on this day in history.