Historical Events In 1558
Saturday, 19 January 2019
Jan 07 In the year 1558 calais, last English possession in France, retaken by French
Jan 07 In the year 1558 calais, last English possession in France, retaken by French under Francois, Duke of Guise
Jan 08 On this day in history french troops under duke de Guise occupy Calais
Jan 09 On this day in history geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland
Jan 11 On this day in history westmunster Church in Middelburg destroyed by heavy storm
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 On this day in history anna van Buren, countess of Egmond/Buren/Lingen, dies
Mar 25 Marcos de Niza, French Franciscan explorer in the year 1558.
Apr 04 In the year 1558 czar Ivan IV gives parts of North-Russia to fur traders
Apr 18 Roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent on this day in history.
Apr 24 Queen Mary Stuart of Scotland marries French crown prince Francois on this day in history.
Apr 26 On this day in history jean Francois Fernel, French physician, dies
Apr 26 Jean Fran‡ois Fernel French physician, dies on this day in history.
May 16 Andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600) in the year 1558.
Jun 04 On this day in history maximilian of Burgundy, leader of Holland/admiral, dies at 43
Jul 11 In the year 1558 robert Greene, Elizabethan dramatist (Friar Bacon)
Jul 13 Battle of Gravelines: In France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul des Thermes at Gravelines on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1558 battle at Grevelingen: Gen/earl Lamoraal van Egmont beat France
Aug 04 In the year 1558 1st printing of Zohar (Jewish Kabbalah)
Aug 19 In the year 1558 paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian
Aug 25 In the year 1558 king Francis II of France marries Mary, Queen of Scots.
Sep 21 Charles V, King of Spain (Carlos I)/Holy Roman Emperor, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1558 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 In the year 1558 julius Caesar Scaliger, Italian physician (Poetice), dies at 74
Nov 06 On this day in history thomas Kyd, English dramatist (Spanish Tragedy)
Nov 07 On this day in history french king Henri II occupies Calais
Nov 12 Shalom Shakna ben Joseph, Rabbi (founder of 1st Polish Yeshiva), dies on this day in history.
Nov 17 On this day in history elizabeth I ascends English throne upon death of Queen Mary
Nov 17 Mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42 on this day in history.
Nov 23 In the year 1558 charles, earl of Lalaing/land guardian of the Neth, dies at 52