Historical Events In 1594
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
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 Henri IV crowned king of France on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1594 company of Distant established for business on East-Indies
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris in the year 1594.
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris France in the year 1594.
Mar 25 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 24 In the year 1594 benedikt Lechler, composer
Apr 29 On this day in history thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 In the year 1594 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 On this day in history tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
Jun 03 On this day in history 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 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 on this day in history.
Sep 13 On this day in history francesco Manelli, composer
Oct 16 In the year 1594 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 Martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies on this day in history.
Dec 05 On this day in history gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 In the year 1594 gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer on this day in history.