Historical Events In 1544
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jan 19 In the year 1544 francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60)
Jan 30 In the year 1544 adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland
Mar 11 On this day in history torquato Tasso, Italy, Renaissance poet (Aminta, Apologia)
Apr 14 In the year 1544 battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss
Apr 30 Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England on this day in history.
May 01 Turkish troops occupy Hungary on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history scot earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII
May 17 Scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII in the year 1544.
May 23 On this day in history german emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark
May 24 In the year 1544 william Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism)
May 29 On this day in history jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68
Jul 14 On this day in history english troops attack The Canal
Jul 18 René van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25 in the year 1544.
Jul 19 In the year 1544 italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
Jul 21 In the year 1544 rené of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
Aug 17 Imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France on this day in history.
Aug 28 Alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53 in the year 1544.
Sep 18 In the year 1544 charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy
Sep 30 On this day in history king Henry VIII draws his armies out of France
Nov 10 Antwerps painter John Matsys banished in the year 1544.
Nov 19 In the year 1544 pope Paul III opens council of Trente
Nov 27 On this day in history ascanio Trombeti, composer
Dec 23 In the year 1544 anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)