Historical Events For 1593
Tuesday, 17 January 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 in the year 1593.
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 In the year 1593 georges de la Tour, French painter
Mar 23 In the year 1593 english Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander
Apr 03 George Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1593.
May 29 On this day in history john Penry, English congressionalist, executed
May 30 In the year 1593 christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered
Jun 22 On this day in history battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks.
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 France's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic in the year 1593.
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 Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia) in the year 1593.
Sep 20 Gottfried Scheidt, composer on this day in history.
Sep 25 Matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1593 claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71)
Oct 24 Alleged teleportation of Gil Perez on this day in history.
Nov 30 Johann Dilliger, composer on this day in history.
Dec 15 State of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft on this day in history.
Dec 24 Storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed in the year 1593.