Historical Events For 1594
Saturday, 25 March 2017
Feb 02 On this day in history giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68
Feb 19 In the year 1594 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 In the year 1594 henri IV crowned king of France
Mar 12 Company of Distant established for business on East-Indies in the year 1594.
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 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 In the year 1594 matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer
Apr 24 On this day in history benedikt Lechler, composer
Apr 29 In the year 1594 thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 John Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate on this day in history.
May 04 Paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62 on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1594.
Jul 10 In the year 1594 paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
Jul 23 In the year 1594 groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 In the year 1594 francesco Manelli, composer
Oct 16 In the year 1594 william Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62
Nov 17 In the year 1594 johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
Nov 22 Martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1594 giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer