Historical Events In 1557
Friday, 24 January 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1557 jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65
Feb 11 On this day in history john Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist
Feb 15 On this day in history alfonso Fontanelli, composer
Feb 24 On this day in history matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19)
Feb 27 In the year 1557 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London
Feb 27 On this day in history first Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement
Apr 09 On this day in history michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies
Apr 12 On this day in history cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
May 05 Emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98)
Jun 07 In the year 1557 england declares war on France
Jun 15 Sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies in the year 1557.
Jul 16 In the year 1557 anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41
Aug 03 Dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes in the year 1557.
Aug 10 In the year 1557 battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France
Sep 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1557.
Sep 11 In the year 1557 catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm
Sep 16 Jacques Mauduit, composer on this day in history.
Oct 05 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Dec 03 On this day in history 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form
Dec 07 Girolamo Trombeti, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies in the year 1557.