Historical Events In 1555
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Feb 09 In the year 1555 bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy in the year 1555.
Mar 02 In the year 1555 ludovico Spontoni, composer
Mar 23 On this day in history julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr in the year 1555.
Apr 09 On this day in history marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
Apr 12 On this day in history johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
Apr 17 In the year 1555 siena surrenders for Spanish troops
May 01 On this day in history marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 23 On this day in history giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV
May 25 In the year 1555 gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
Jun 07 In the year 1555 maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76
Jul 02 On this day in history turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
Aug 23 Calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands in the year 1555.
Sep 08 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies in the year 1555.
Sep 23 Louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange in the year 1555.
Sep 25 On this day in history freedom of Religion in Augsburg
Sep 30 On this day in history oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic
Oct 16 An English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy on this day in history.
Oct 16 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 on this day in history.
Oct 21 Emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg in the year 1555.
Oct 25 Emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan in the year 1555.
Nov 12 On this day in history stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
Nov 12 In the year 1555 the English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism.
Nov 17 William of Orange becomes member of Council of State in the year 1555.
Nov 21 In the year 1555 georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
Nov 24 On this day in history french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65
Dec 27 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist on this day in history.