Historical Events For 1595
Tuesday, 17 January 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 On this day in history french king Henri IV declares war on Spain
Jan 28 In the year 1595 francis Drake, English pirate, Admiral and Governor of Newfoundland (Porto Bello West Indies), dies at 50
Jan 29 William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed on this day in history.
Jan 30 Shakespere's "Romeo and Juilet" was first performed in the year 1595.
Feb 02 Jacob van Campen, painter/architect (New Church, Amsterdam) in the year 1595.
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 In the year 1595 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 On this day in history willem I's daughter of Elisabeth of Nassau marries duke Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne of Broth
Apr 25 Torquato Tasso, Italian poet/playwright, dies at 51 in the year 1595.
May 02 King Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Neth in the year 1595.
May 02 King Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Netherlands in the year 1595.
May 24 In the year 1595 nomenclator of Leiden University Library appears, the first printed catalog of an institutional library.
May 26 Philippus Nerius, [Filippo Neri], Italian merchant/saint, dies at 79 in the year 1595.
May 27 Benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer in the year 1595.
Jun 19 Wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48) in the year 1595.
Jul 09 Johannes Kepler inscribes geometric solid construction of universe on this day in history.
Jul 21 On this day in history alvara Mendana discovers Marquesas Island
Aug 23 On this day in history michael the Brave confronts the Ottoman army in the Battle of Calugareni.
Aug 24 On this day in history thomas Digges, English astronomer (Universe Infinite), dies
Sep 17 Pope Clemens VIII recognizes Henri IV as king of France on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history jacob Louys, Flemish engraver
Oct 09 In the year 1595 the Spanish army captures Cambrai.
Oct 15 Abu al-Faiz ibn Mubarak Faizi, Persian-Dutch E indies poet, dies at 48 in the year 1595.
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 John Hawkins, English navigator/treasurer of the Navy, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect
Dec 10 In the year 1595 reynier Cant, mayor of Amsterdam, dies at about 59