Historical Events In 1540
Wednesday, 24 February 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 in the year 1540.
Oct 11 Emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan on this day in history.
Dec 31 On this day in history silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri)