Historical Events For 1591
Wednesday, 23 August 2017
Jan 07 On this day in history jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59
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 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 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 in the year 1591.
May 15 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9 on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51
May 20 Spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius on this day in history.
May 26 Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40
Aug 18 On this day in history 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 Luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies on this day in history.
Aug 24 Robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized) in the year 1591.
Sep 08 In the year 1591 jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess
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 in the year 1591.
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 In the year 1591 gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56
Oct 21 On this day in history nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau
Oct 29 Giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX in the year 1591.
Nov 12 Castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza on this day in history.
Dec 14 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies in the year 1591.
Dec 30 In the year 1591 innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72