Historical Events In 1555
Friday, 20 September 2019
Feb 09 In the year 1555 bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 In the year 1555 john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
Mar 02 Ludovico Spontoni, composer in the year 1555.
Mar 23 On this day in history julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
Mar 27 In the year 1555 william Hunter, Protestant martyr
Apr 09 Marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II in the year 1555.
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 In the year 1555 giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV
May 25 On this day in history gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
Jul 02 Turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola on this day in history.
Aug 23 Calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands in the year 1555.
Sep 08 In the year 1555 thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies
Sep 23 On this day in history louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange
Sep 25 Freedom of Religion in Augsburg on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1555 oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic
Oct 16 On this day in history an English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy
Oct 16 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 in the year 1555.
Oct 21 Emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg in the year 1555.
Oct 25 In the year 1555 emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan
Nov 12 Stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65 on this day in history.
Nov 12 The English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism in the year 1555.
Nov 17 In the year 1555 william of Orange becomes member of Council of State
Nov 21 On this day in history 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 in the year 1555.