Historical Events In 1538
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Jan 27 On this day in history states of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
Feb 12 In the year 1538 albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57
Feb 16 On this day in history everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein on this day in history.
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein on this day in history.
Feb 26 Worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies on this day in history.
Mar 10 Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572) on this day in history.
Mar 21 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
Apr 09 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union on this day in history.
Apr 24 Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer in the year 1538.
Apr 26 Giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato) on this day in history.
May 08 In the year 1538 edward Fox, English bishop
May 26 On this day in history genève throws out Calvijn
May 26 Geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years in the year 1538.
Jun 10 On this day in history catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg
Jun 18 On this day in history treaty of Nice: ends war between Emperor Charles V & King French I
Jun 30 Charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70 in the year 1538.
Jul 08 On this day in history diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63
Jul 15 In the year 1538 peace talks between Karel & King Francois I
Jul 25 In the year 1538 the City of Guayaquil is founded by the Spanish Conquistador Francisco de Orellana and given the name Muy Noble y Muy Leal Ciudad de Santiago de Guayaquil.
Aug 06 Bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada on this day in history.
Aug 20 Aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake in the year 1538.
Sep 14 On this day in history henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies
Sep 28 On this day in history battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish
Oct 28 The first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established in the year 1538.
Dec 10 Giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd) in the year 1538.
Dec 16 King Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants in the year 1538.
Dec 17 On this day in history pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII