Historical Events In 1557
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 in the year 1557.
Feb 11 John Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist in the year 1557.
Feb 15 In the year 1557 alfonso Fontanelli, composer
Feb 24 Matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19) in the year 1557.
Feb 27 In the year 1557 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London
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 In the year 1557 emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty
May 31 In the year 1557 theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98)
Jun 07 England declares war on France in the year 1557.
Jun 15 Sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies on this day in history.
Jul 16 On this day in history anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41
Aug 03 Dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes on this day in history.
Aug 10 On this day in history battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France
Sep 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Sep 11 Catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm in the year 1557.
Sep 16 Jacques Mauduit, composer in the year 1557.
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 In the year 1557 girolamo Trombeti, composer
Dec 13 In the year 1557 niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies