Historical Events Happened In 1591
Sunday, 02 August 2015
Jan 07 Jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59 in the year 1591.
Jan 18 King Naresuan of Siam kills Crown Prince Minchit Sra of Burma in single combat, for which this date is now observed marked as Royal Thai Armed Forces day in the year 1591.
Jan 19 Edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60 in the year 1591.
Feb 03 On this day in history german monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau
Feb 05 In the year 1591 gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies
Mar 01 In the year 1591 pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
Mar 13 In the year 1591 battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Mar 13 Battle at Tondibi: Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai in the year 1591.
Apr 19 On this day in history chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
May 15 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9 in the year 1591.
May 17 On this day in history jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51
May 20 On this day in history spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius
May 26 In the year 1591 dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer
Jun 20 Mauritius & Willem van Nassau occupy Devente on this day in history.
Jun 21 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40
Aug 18 Governor of Roanoke Island colony returns from England & found everyone in the colony had disappeared [or Aug 17, 1590] in the year 1591.
Aug 19 French king Henri IV occupies Rouen in the year 1591.
Aug 23 In the year 1591 luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies
Aug 24 In the year 1591 robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized)
Sep 08 Jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess in the year 1591.
Sep 09 -10] Battle at Flores Azores: Spanish beat English in the year 1591.
Sep 12 Richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49 on this day in history.
Sep 21 French bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France on this day in history.
Sep 23 Michael Lohr, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 Gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Oct 21 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1591 giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX
Nov 12 On this day in history castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza
Dec 14 On this day in history juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies
Dec 30 Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 in the year 1591.