Historical Events In 1594
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history having already inherited the throne of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth through his mother Catherine Jagellonica of Poland, Sigismund III of the House of Vasa is crowned King of Sweden, succeeding his father John III of Sweden.
Feb 27 Henri IV crowned king of France on this day in history.
Mar 12 Company of Distant established for business on East-Indies on this day in history.
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris in the year 1594.
Mar 22 On this day in history french King Henri IV festival in Paris France
Mar 25 On this day in history maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer
Apr 15 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) on this day in history.
Apr 20 On this day in history matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer
Apr 24 Benedikt Lechler, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 29 In the year 1594 thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 On this day in history john Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate
May 04 On this day in history paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62
May 22 In the year 1594 earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen
May 31 Tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1594 michel Renichon, priest, executed
Jun 11 In the year 1594 philip II recognized the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paves way to the creation of the Principalía (i.e., elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines).
Jun 14 In the year 1594 orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61
Jul 10 In the year 1594 paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
Jul 23 On this day in history groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 Francesco Manelli, composer in the year 1594.
Oct 16 On this day in history william Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62
Nov 17 On this day in history johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
Nov 22 In the year 1594 martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies
Dec 05 On this day in history gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 In the year 1594 gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer on this day in history.