Historical Events For 1593
Wednesday, 07 December 2016
Jan 05 William Louis of Nassau becomes Governor/Viceroy of Drenthe on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
Feb 07 Jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79 in the year 1593.
Mar 01 The Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden in the year 1593.
Mar 19 Georges de la Tour, French painter on this day in history.
Mar 23 English Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander in the year 1593.
Apr 03 George Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs) in the year 1593.
Apr 06 Henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland
May 18 In the year 1593 playwright Thomas Kyd's accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe.
May 20 Jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history john Penry, English congressionalist, executed
May 30 Christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered on this day in history.
Jun 22 Battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks on this day in history.
Jun 28 Earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn) in the year 1593.
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 in the year 1593.
Aug 09 On this day in history izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler)
Aug 23 On this day in history fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia)
Sep 20 Gottfried Scheidt, composer in the year 1593.
Sep 25 Matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71)
Oct 24 In the year 1593 alleged teleportation of Gil Perez.
Nov 30 In the year 1593 johann Dilliger, composer
Dec 15 On this day in history state of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft
Dec 24 In the year 1593 storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed