Historical Events In 1560
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Jan 01 Guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies in the year 1560.
Jan 03 In the year 1560 peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56
Jan 05 William Cobbold, composer on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1560 john a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies
Jan 31 On this day in history spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
Feb 16 Jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat in the year 1560.
Mar 07 In the year 1560 christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa
Mar 13 Spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli on this day in history.
Mar 15 Failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France on this day in history.
Apr 19 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 in the year 1560.
Jun 10 On this day in history mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland
Jun 11 Marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44 on this day in history.
Jun 12 Battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto in the year 1560.
Jul 01 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot in the year 1560.
Jul 06 England/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh in the year 1560.
Jul 29 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden on this day in history.
Aug 10 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer in the year 1560.
Aug 21 Tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy on this day in history.
Sep 08 Amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1560 spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg, 1st archbishop of Utrecht
Sep 29 On this day in history gustaaf I, king of Sweden (1523-60), dies
Nov 07 On this day in history peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies
Dec 05 Francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16 on this day in history.