Historical Events Happened In 1593
Friday, 22 May 2015
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 in the year 1593.
Feb 07 On this day in history jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79
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 in the year 1593.
Mar 23 On this day in history english Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander
Apr 03 George Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs) in the year 1593.
Apr 06 On this day in history henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged
Apr 13 Thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland in the year 1593.
May 18 Playwright Thomas Kyd's accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe in the year 1593.
May 20 In the year 1593 jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist
May 29 On this day in history john Penry, English congressionalist, executed
May 30 Christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered in the year 1593.
Jun 22 In the year 1593 battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks.
Jun 28 On this day in history earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn) in the year 1593.
Jul 25 On this day in history 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 Izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler) in the year 1593.
Aug 23 Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia) in the year 1593.
Sep 20 Gottfried Scheidt, composer in the year 1593.
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) on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history alleged teleportation of Gil Perez.
Nov 30 In the year 1593 johann Dilliger, composer
Dec 15 In the year 1593 state of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft
Dec 24 Storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed in the year 1593.