Historical Events For 1595
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Jan 05 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies on this day in history.
Jan 16 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95), dies in the year 1595.
Jan 17 In the year 1595 french king Henri IV declares war on Spain
Jan 28 Francis Drake, English pirate, Admiral and Governor of Newfoundland (Porto Bello West Indies), dies at 50 on this day in history.
Jan 29 William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1595 shakespere's "Romeo and Juilet" was first performed
Feb 02 In the year 1595 jacob van Campen, painter/architect (New Church, Amsterdam)
Feb 20 Ernst, archduke of Austria, dies at 41 in the year 1595.
Feb 21 In the year 1595 robert Southwell, English Jesuit/poet, hanged
Feb 24 On this day in history matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet
Mar 04 Robert Southwell, English poet, hanged for becoming a Catholic priest in the year 1595.
Apr 02 Cornelis de Houtman's ships depart to Asia through Cape of Good Hope in the year 1595.
Apr 05 John Wilson, composer in the year 1595.
Apr 15 Willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth on this day in history.
Apr 25 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1595 king Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Neth
May 02 On this day in history king Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Netherlands
May 24 Nomenclator of Leiden University Library appears, the first printed catalog of an institutional library on this day in history.
May 26 Philippus Nerius, [Filippo Neri], Italian merchant/saint, dies at 79 on this day in history.
May 27 On this day in history benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer
Jun 19 On this day in history wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48)
Jul 09 In the year 1595 johannes Kepler inscribes geometric solid construction of universe
Jul 21 In the year 1595 alvara Mendana discovers Marquesas Island
Aug 23 In the year 1595 michael the Brave confronts the Ottoman army in the Battle of Calugareni.
Aug 24 Thomas Digges, English astronomer (Universe Infinite), dies on this day in history.
Sep 17 Pope Clemens VIII recognizes Henri IV as king of France in the year 1595.
Oct 02 Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver in the year 1595.
Oct 09 The Spanish army captures Cambrai on this day in history.
Oct 15 Abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch E indies poet, dies at 48 on this day in history.
Oct 28 Battle at Giurgevo: Zsigmond Bathory of Transylvania beats Turks on this day in history.
Nov 08 In the year 1595 peter Opmeer, church historian/humanist, dies at 69
Nov 12 In the year 1595 john Hawkins, English navigator/treasurer of the Navy, dies at 63
Nov 27 Alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect in the year 1595.
Dec 10 Reynier Cant, mayor of Amsterdam, dies at about 59 on this day in history.