Historical Events For 1593
Thursday, 24 August 2017
Jan 05 In the year 1593 william Louis of Nassau becomes Governor/Viceroy of Drenthe
Jan 27 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79
Mar 01 The Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden on this day in history.
Mar 19 Georges de la Tour, French painter on this day in history.
Mar 23 English Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander on this day in history.
Apr 03 On this day in history george Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)
Apr 06 On this day in history henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged
Apr 13 In the year 1593 thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland
May 18 On this day in history playwright Thomas Kyd's accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe.
May 20 On this day in history jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist
May 29 John Penry, English congressionalist, executed in the year 1593.
May 30 Christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered in the year 1593.
Jun 22 Battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks in the year 1593.
Jun 28 Earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg in the year 1593.
Jul 11 On this day in history giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies
Jul 11 In the year 1593 giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn)
Jul 25 In the year 1593 france's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic
Jul 25 Steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Aug 09 Izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler) on this day in history.
Aug 23 Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia) in the year 1593.
Sep 20 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer
Sep 25 Matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller on this day in history.
Oct 11 Claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71) in the year 1593.
Oct 24 Alleged teleportation of Gil Perez on this day in history.
Nov 30 Johann Dilliger, composer in the year 1593.
Dec 15 In the year 1593 state of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft
Dec 24 In the year 1593 storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed