Historical Events In 1538
Monday, 19 August 2019
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on this day in history.
Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1538 king Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 26 On this day in history worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
Mar 10 In the year 1538 thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572)
Mar 21 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
Apr 24 In the year 1538 gugliemo Gonzaga, composer
Apr 26 Giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato) on this day in history.
May 08 Edward Fox, English bishop on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history genève throws out Calvijn
May 26 On this day in history geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years.
Jun 10 In the year 1538 catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg
Jun 18 In the year 1538 treaty of Nice: ends war between Emperor Charles V & King French I
Jun 30 In the year 1538 charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70
Jul 08 In the year 1538 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 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 on this day in history.
Aug 06 In the year 1538 bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada.
Aug 20 On this day in history aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake
Sep 14 Henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1538 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) on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1538 king Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants
Dec 17 Pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII in the year 1538.