Historical Events In 1545
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 17 Antonio Pace, composer in the year 1545.
Feb 13 In the year 1545 willem of Nassau becomes prince of Orange
Feb 19 In the year 1545 pierre Brully, [Peter Brulius], calvinist minister, burned to death
Mar 01 Cocoliztli Epidemic of 1545-1548 in Mexico killing 5-15 million (80% of population) people on this day in history.
Mar 02 Thomas Bodley, England, diplomat/scholar in the year 1545.
Mar 15 On this day in history first meeting of the Council of Trent.
Mar 24 German Parliament opens in Worms on this day in history.
Apr 10 Costanzo Festa, Italian composer on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history french king Francois I orders protestants of Vaudois to be killed
Apr 13 Elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain/daughter of Henri II on this day in history.
May 01 Franciscus Junius, [Francois du Jon], French/Neth calvinist theologist on this day in history.
Jul 08 In the year 1545 don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II
Jul 12 Maria Manuela van Portugal, niece of Spanish king Philip II, dies in the year 1545.
Jul 19 George Carew, English admiral, drowns in the year 1545.
Jul 19 King Henry VIII's flagship Mary Rose sinks at Portsmouth; 73 die on this day in history.
Jul 21 The first landing of French troops onto the coast of the Isle of Wight during the French invasion of the Isle of Wight occurs on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1545 pope Paul III names his son Pierluigi Farnese, duke of Parma
Aug 27 In the year 1545 alessandro Farnese, Duke of Parma/general/diplomat
Sep 08 On this day in history english earl Hertford leads retaliatory mission against Scotland
Sep 24 In the year 1545 albrecht von Brandenburg, archbishop/monarch of Mainz, dies at 55
Oct 18 In the year 1545 john Taverner, English composer (Western Wynde), dies at about 55
Oct 19 Giovanale Ancina, composer in the year 1545.
Nov 28 On this day in history jacob van Liesveld, printer/"heretic" (Refeyen), beheaded
Dec 05 In the year 1545 janus Dousa, [Johan van de Does], Dutch politician/poet
Dec 13 In the year 1545 council of Trent (19th ecumenical council) opens