Historical Events For 1591
Friday, 20 January 2017
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 on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1591 edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60
Feb 03 In the year 1591 german monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau
Feb 05 In the year 1591 gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies
Mar 01 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV in the year 1591.
Mar 13 In the year 1591 battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Mar 13 In the year 1591 battle at Tondibi: Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Apr 19 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
May 15 On this day in history dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9
May 17 Jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51 in the year 1591.
May 20 Spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer
Jun 20 On this day in history mauritius & Willem van Nassau occupy Devente
Jun 21 In the year 1591 aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies
Jul 18 Jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40 on this day in history.
Aug 18 In the year 1591 governor of Roanoke Island colony returns from England & found everyone in the colony had disappeared [or Aug 17, 1590]
Aug 19 On this day in history french king Henri IV occupies Rouen
Aug 23 In the year 1591 luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies
Aug 24 On this day in history robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized)
Sep 08 On this day in history jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess
Sep 09 -10] Battle at Flores Azores: Spanish beat English on this day in history.
Sep 12 Richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49 in the year 1591.
Sep 21 On this day in history french bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France
Sep 23 Michael Lohr, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1591 gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56
Oct 21 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau on this day in history.
Oct 29 Giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX on this day in history.
Nov 12 Castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza in the year 1591.
Dec 14 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies on this day in history.
Dec 30 Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 in the year 1591.