Historical Events Happened In 1594
Friday, 31 October 2014
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 French King Henri IV festival in Paris France on this day in history.
Mar 25 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer in the year 1594.
Apr 15 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 03 Michel Renichon, priest, executed on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1594 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 In the year 1594 orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61
Jul 10 On this day in history paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
Jul 23 Groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis in the year 1594.
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 On this day in history johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
Nov 22 Martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies in the year 1594.
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) in the year 1594.
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer on this day in history.