Historical Events Happened In 1594
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Feb 02 In the year 1594 giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68
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 in the year 1594.
Mar 22 In the year 1594 french King Henri IV festival in Paris
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris France in the year 1594.
Mar 25 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer in the year 1594.
Apr 15 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) in the year 1594.
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 24 Benedikt Lechler, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 29 On this day in history thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 John Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1594 paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62
May 22 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen in the year 1594.
May 31 In the year 1594 tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
Jun 03 Michel Renichon, priest, executed on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history 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 Orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61 on this day in history.
Jul 10 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 in the year 1594.
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 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 Gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Dec 09 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) on this day in history.
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer on this day in history.