Historical Events For 1594
Sunday, 19 February 2017
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 in the year 1594.
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 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 On this day in history french King Henri IV festival in Paris
Mar 22 In the year 1594 french King Henri IV festival in Paris France
Mar 25 In the year 1594 maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer
Apr 15 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) in the year 1594.
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer on this day in history.
Apr 24 Benedikt Lechler, composer on this day in history.
Apr 29 Thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer in the year 1594.
May 01 On this day in history john Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate
May 04 In the year 1594 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 In the year 1594 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) in the year 1594.
Jun 14 Orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61 on this day in history.
Jul 10 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 on this day in history.
Jul 23 On this day in history groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 Francesco Manelli, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 William Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62 in the year 1594.
Nov 17 Johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health) in the year 1594.
Nov 22 In the year 1594 martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies
Dec 05 In the year 1594 gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer