Historical Events In 1560
Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1560 guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies
Jan 03 Peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56 in the year 1560.
Jan 05 In the year 1560 william Cobbold, composer
Jan 28 In the year 1560 john a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies
Jan 31 Spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois on this day in history.
Feb 16 On this day in history jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat
Mar 07 In the year 1560 christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa
Mar 13 In the year 1560 spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli
Mar 15 On this day in history failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
Apr 19 In the year 1560 philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
Jun 10 On this day in history mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland
Jun 11 In the year 1560 marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44
Jun 12 Battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto in the year 1560.
Jul 01 On this day in history charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot
Jul 06 England/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1560 turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden
Aug 10 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer in the year 1560.
Aug 21 In the year 1560 tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy
Sep 08 Amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident in the year 1560.
Sep 25 On this day in history spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg, 1st archbishop of Utrecht
Sep 29 Gustaaf I, king of Sweden (1523-60), dies on this day in history.
Nov 07 Peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1560 francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16