Historical Events In 1558
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Jan 07 Calais, last English possession in France, retaken by French in the year 1558.
Jan 07 On this day in history 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 Geneva becomes independent from Berne canton, Switzerland on this day in history.
Jan 11 Westmunster Church in Middelburg destroyed by heavy storm on this day in history.
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 In the year 1558 jean Fernel, French physician/physiologist, dies
Mar 14 Ferdinand I appointed Holy Roman emperor on this day in history.
Mar 24 Anna van Buren, countess of Egmond/Buren/Lingen, dies on this day in history.
Mar 25 Marcos de Niza, French Franciscan explorer in the year 1558.
Apr 04 Czar Ivan IV gives parts of North-Russia to fur traders on this day in history.
Apr 18 On this day in history roxelana, wife of Suleiman the Magnificent
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 In the year 1558 jean Fran‡ois Fernel French physician, dies
May 16 In the year 1558 andreas of Austria, Bohemia cardinal/gov of Netherlands (1598-1600)
Jun 04 Maximilian of Burgundy, leader of Holland/admiral, dies at 43 in the year 1558.
Jul 11 In the year 1558 robert Greene, Elizabethan dramatist (Friar Bacon)
Jul 13 On this day in history 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 Paulus Merula, Dutch lawyer/historian in the year 1558.
Aug 25 King Francis II of France marries Mary, Queen of Scots in the year 1558.
Sep 21 In the year 1558 charles V, King of Spain (Carlos I)/Holy Roman Emperor, dies at 58
Oct 09 In the year 1558 mÃ©rida is founded in Venezuela.
Oct 18 In the year 1558 maria, queen of Hungary/guardian of Neth (1531-55), dies at 53
Oct 21 In the year 1558 julius Caesar Scaliger, Italian physician (Poetice), dies at 74
Nov 06 In the year 1558 thomas Kyd, English dramatist (Spanish Tragedy)
Nov 07 French king Henri II occupies Calais in the year 1558.
Nov 12 Shalom Shakna ben Joseph, Rabbi (founder of 1st Polish Yeshiva), dies in the year 1558.
Nov 17 On this day in history elizabeth I ascends English throne upon death of Queen Mary
Nov 17 On this day in history mary I Tudor, "Bloody Mary", queen of England (1553-58), dies at 42
Nov 23 On this day in history charles, earl of Lalaing/land guardian of the Neth, dies at 52