Historical Events For 1593
Monday, 11 December 2017
Jan 05 William Louis of Nassau becomes Governor/Viceroy of Drenthe on this day in history.
Jan 27 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno on this day in history.
Feb 07 Jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79 in the year 1593.
Mar 01 In the year 1593 the Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden.
Mar 19 Georges de la Tour, French painter on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history english Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander
Apr 03 In the year 1593 george Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)
Apr 06 Henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged on this day in history.
Apr 13 Thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland in the year 1593.
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 In the year 1593 john Penry, English congressionalist, executed
May 30 On this day in history 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 Giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies in the year 1593.
Jul 11 On this day in history giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn)
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 Izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler) on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia)
Sep 20 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer
Sep 25 On this day in history matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller
Oct 11 On this day in history claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71)
Oct 24 Alleged teleportation of Gil Perez on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history johann Dilliger, composer
Dec 15 On this day in history state of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft
Dec 24 Storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed on this day in history.