Historical Events In 1558
Monday, 16 September 2019
Jan 07 On this day in history calais, last English possession in France, retaken by French
Jan 07 On this day in history calais, last English possession in France, retaken by French under Francois, Duke of Guise
Jan 08 French troops under duke de Guise occupy Calais on this day in history.
Jan 09 Geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland on this day in history.
Jan 11 Westmunster Church in Middelburg destroyed by heavy storm in the year 1558.
Feb 03 In the year 1558 alfonsus de Castro, Spanish theologist (council of Trente), dies
Mar 05 Smoking tobacco introduced in Europe by Francisco Fernandes in the year 1558.
Mar 13 Jean Fernel, French physician/physiologist, dies on this day in history.
Mar 14 Ferdinand I appointed Holy Roman emperor in the year 1558.
Mar 24 In the year 1558 anna van Buren, countess of Egmond/Buren/Lingen, dies
Mar 25 In the year 1558 marcos de Niza, French Franciscan explorer
Apr 04 Czar Ivan IV gives parts of North-Russia to fur traders on this day in history.
Apr 18 Roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent on this day in history.
Apr 24 On this day in history queen Mary Stuart of Scotland marries French crown prince Francois
Apr 26 Jean Francois Fernel, French physician, dies in the year 1558.
Apr 26 Jean Fran‡ois Fernel French physician, dies in the year 1558.
May 16 On this day in history andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600)
Jun 04 Maximilian of Burgundy, leader of Holland/admiral, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Jul 11 Robert Greene, Elizabethan dramatist (Friar Bacon) on this day in history.
Jul 13 In the year 1558 battle of Gravelines: In France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul des Thermes at Gravelines.
Jul 23 In the year 1558 battle at Grevelingen: Gen/earl Lamoraal van Egmont beat France
Aug 04 1st printing of Zohar (Jewish Kabbalah) on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1558 paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian
Aug 25 King Francis II of France marries Mary, Queen of Scots in the year 1558.
Sep 21 Charles V, King of Spain (Carlos I)/Holy Roman Emperor, dies at 58 in the year 1558.
Oct 09 On this day in history mÃ©rida is founded in Venezuela.
Oct 18 Maria, queen of Hungary/guardian of Neth (1531-55), dies at 53 in the year 1558.
Oct 21 Julius Caesar Scaliger, Italian physician (Poetice), dies at 74 in the year 1558.
Nov 06 On this day in history thomas Kyd, English dramatist (Spanish Tragedy)
Nov 07 French king Henri II occupies Calais on this day in history.
Nov 12 In the year 1558 shalom Shakna ben Joseph, Rabbi (founder of 1st Polish Yeshiva), dies
Nov 17 In the year 1558 elizabeth I ascends English throne upon death of Queen Mary
Nov 17 In the year 1558 mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42
Nov 23 Charles, earl of Lalaing/land guardian of the Neth, dies at 52 on this day in history.