Historical Events In 1540
Monday, 17 May 2021
Sep 27 In the year 1540 pope Paul III recognizes Society of Jesus/Order of the Jesuits
Sep 27 Society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola on this day in history.
Oct 02 Venice/Turkey signs peace in the year 1540.
Oct 04 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies on this day in history.
Oct 11 Emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan on this day in history.
Dec 31 Silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri) on this day in history.