Historical Events In 1538
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy in the year 1538.
Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57 in the year 1538.
Feb 16 Everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1538 king Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 24 On this day in history king Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 26 In the year 1538 worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
Mar 10 On this day in history thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572)
Mar 21 In the year 1538 hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79
Apr 09 In the year 1538 danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
Apr 24 In the year 1538 gugliemo Gonzaga, composer
Apr 26 On this day in history giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato)
May 08 On this day in history edward Fox, English bishop
May 26 Genève throws out Calvijn on this day in history.
May 26 Geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years on this day in history.
Jun 10 Catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg on this day in history.
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 Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63 on this day in history.
Jul 15 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I in the year 1538.
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 in the year 1538.
Aug 06 Bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake
Sep 14 In the year 1538 henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies
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 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