Historical Events Happened In 1594
Tuesday, 25 November 2014
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 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 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 In the year 1594 fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
Apr 20 In the year 1594 matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer
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 John Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate in the year 1594.
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 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 Orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61 in the year 1594.
Jul 10 On this day in history paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
Jul 23 In the year 1594 groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 On this day in history francesco Manelli, composer
Oct 16 William Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1594 gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 On this day in history gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 On this day in history giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer