Historical Events For 1591
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Jan 07 Jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies on this day in history.
Mar 01 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV on this day in history.
Mar 13 Battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai on this day in history.
Mar 13 In the year 1591 battle at Tondibi: Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Apr 19 On this day in history chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
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 on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius
May 26 Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer on this day in history.
Jun 20 Mauritius & Willem van Nassau occupy Devente on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history 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 French king Henri IV occupies Rouen in the year 1591.
Aug 23 Luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies on this day in history.
Aug 24 Robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 12 In the year 1591 richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49
Sep 21 In the year 1591 french bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France
Sep 23 Michael Lohr, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 Gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56 in the year 1591.
Oct 21 In the year 1591 nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau
Oct 29 In the year 1591 giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX
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 on this day in history.