Historical Events For 1593
Thursday, 29 June 2017
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 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 In the year 1593 george Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)
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 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 John Penry, English congressionalist, executed on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1593 christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered
Jun 22 In the year 1593 battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks.
Jun 28 Earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg in the year 1593.
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies in the year 1593.
Jul 11 In the year 1593 giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn)
Jul 25 On this day in history france's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic
Jul 25 In the year 1593 steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61
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 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer
Sep 25 In the year 1593 matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller
Oct 11 Claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71) on this day in history.
Oct 24 Alleged teleportation of Gil Perez in the year 1593.
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 on this day in history.