Historical Events In 1555
Saturday, 18 January 2020
Feb 09 On this day in history bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 On this day in history john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
Mar 02 On this day in history ludovico Spontoni, composer
Mar 23 Julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67 in the year 1555.
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 In the year 1555 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
Apr 17 Siena surrenders for Spanish troops in the year 1555.
May 01 In the year 1555 marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 23 Giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV on this day in history.
May 25 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 in the year 1555.
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
Aug 23 On this day in history calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands.
Sep 08 In the year 1555 thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies
Sep 23 In the year 1555 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 An English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80
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 on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
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 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Nov 24 On this day in history french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65
Dec 27 In the year 1555 johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist