Historical Events For 1595
Friday, 20 October 2017
Jan 05 Ercole Procaccini, Italian painter, dies in the year 1595.
Jan 16 Murad III, sultan of Turkey (1574-95), dies on this day in history.
Jan 17 French king Henri IV declares war on Spain on this day in history.
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 In the year 1595 ernst, archduke of Austria, dies at 41
Feb 21 Robert Southwell, English Jesuit/poet, hanged in the year 1595.
Feb 24 On this day in history matthias C Sarbiewski, [Sarbievius], Polish jesuit/poet
Mar 04 On this day in history robert Southwell, English poet, hanged for becoming a Catholic priest
Apr 02 Cornelis de Houtman's ships depart to Asia through Cape of Good Hope in the year 1595.
Apr 05 John Wilson, composer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1595 king Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Neth
May 02 King Philip II names Albrecht of Austria land guardian of Netherlands on this day in history.
May 24 Nomenclator of Leiden University Library appears, the first printed catalog of an institutional library in the year 1595.
May 26 In the year 1595 philippus Nerius, [Filippo Neri], Italian merchant/saint, dies at 79
May 27 In the year 1595 benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer
Jun 19 On this day in history wladyslaw IV Vasa, king of Poland (1632-48)
Jul 09 On this day in history johannes Kepler inscribes geometric solid construction of universe
Jul 21 Alvara Mendana discovers Marquesas Island on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history 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 In the year 1595 pope Clemens VIII recognizes Henri IV as king of France
Oct 02 Jacob Louys, Flemish engraver on this day in history.
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 in the year 1595.
Nov 08 Peter Opmeer, church historian/humanist, dies at 69 on this day in history.
Nov 12 John Hawkins, English navigator/treasurer of the Navy, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Nov 27 In the year 1595 alessandro Algardi, Italian sculptor/architect
Dec 10 On this day in history reynier Cant, mayor of Amsterdam, dies at about 59