Historical Events In 1557
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 11 John Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist in the year 1557.
Feb 15 On this day in history alfonso Fontanelli, composer
Feb 24 Matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19) on this day in history.
Feb 27 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London in the year 1557.
Feb 27 In the year 1557 first Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement
Apr 09 Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies on this day in history.
Apr 12 In the year 1557 cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
May 05 Emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1557 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 In the year 1557 dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes
Aug 10 Battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France in the year 1557.
Sep 01 On this day in history jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown)
Sep 11 Catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm in the year 1557.
Sep 16 On this day in history jacques Mauduit, composer
Oct 05 Il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63 in the year 1557.
Dec 03 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form in the year 1557.
Dec 07 In the year 1557 girolamo Trombeti, composer
Dec 13 On this day in history niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies