Historical Events In 1560
Monday, 10 August 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1560 guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies
Jan 03 On this day in history peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56
Jan 05 William Cobbold, composer in the year 1560.
Jan 28 John a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies in the year 1560.
Jan 31 On this day in history spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
Feb 16 On this day in history jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat
Mar 07 Christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa in the year 1560.
Mar 13 In the year 1560 spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli
Mar 15 In the year 1560 failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
Apr 19 On this day in history philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
Jun 10 In the year 1560 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 In the year 1560 battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto.
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 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 in the year 1560.
Sep 08 On this day in history amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident
Sep 25 Spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg, 1st archbishop of Utrecht in the year 1560.
Sep 29 Gustaaf I, king of Sweden (1523-60), dies in the year 1560.
Nov 07 Peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies in the year 1560.
Dec 05 Francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16 in the year 1560.