Historical Events Happened In 1594
Saturday, 25 April 2015
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 in the year 1594.
Feb 19 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 in the year 1594.
Feb 27 On this day in history henri IV crowned king of France
Mar 12 In the year 1594 company of Distant established for business on East-Indies
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 on this day in history.
Apr 29 In the year 1594 thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 In the year 1594 john Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate
May 04 Paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62 on this day in history.
May 22 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen in the year 1594.
May 31 On this day in history tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
Jun 03 In the year 1594 michel Renichon, priest, executed
Jun 11 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) on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1594 orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61
Jul 10 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 on this day in history.
Jul 23 Groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis in the year 1594.
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 Johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health) on this day in history.
Nov 22 Martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies on this day in history.
Dec 05 Gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82 in the year 1594.
Dec 09 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) in the year 1594.
Dec 20 On this day in history giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer