Historical Events Happened In 1594
Friday, 27 May 2016
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 on this day in history.
Feb 27 Henri IV crowned king of France in the year 1594.
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 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer on this day in history.
Apr 24 Benedikt Lechler, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 29 Thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1594 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 in the year 1594.
Jun 03 Michel Renichon, priest, executed in the year 1594.
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1594 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 On this day in history martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies
Dec 05 Gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Dec 09 In the year 1594 gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer in the year 1594.