Historical Events In 1557
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 in the year 1557.
Feb 11 John Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist on this day in history.
Feb 15 Alfonso Fontanelli, composer in the year 1557.
Feb 24 Matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19) in the year 1557.
Feb 27 On this day in history 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 Cuenca is founded in Ecuador on this day in history.
May 05 On this day in history emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty
May 31 Theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98) on this day in history.
Jun 07 On this day in history england declares war on France
Jun 15 On this day in history sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies
Jul 16 Anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41 in the year 1557.
Aug 03 In the year 1557 dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes
Aug 10 Battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown)
Sep 11 In the year 1557 catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm
Sep 16 In the year 1557 jacques Mauduit, composer
Oct 05 In the year 1557 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63
Dec 03 In the year 1557 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form
Dec 07 On this day in history girolamo Trombeti, composer
Dec 13 Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies in the year 1557.