Historical Events For 1593
Friday, 20 October 2017
Jan 05 On this day in history william Louis of Nassau becomes Governor/Viceroy of Drenthe
Jan 27 In the year 1593 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 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 In the year 1593 george Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)
Apr 06 In the year 1593 henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged
Apr 13 In the year 1593 thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland
May 18 Playwright Thomas Kyd's accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe in the year 1593.
May 20 Jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist on this day in history.
May 29 John Penry, English congressionalist, executed on this day in history.
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 in the year 1593.
Jun 28 On this day in history earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies in the year 1593.
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 On this day in history steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61
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 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 Alleged teleportation of Gil Perez in the year 1593.
Nov 30 Johann Dilliger, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1593.