Historical Events In 1561
Thursday, 17 June 2021
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
Jan 22 On this day in history the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
Jan 28 By Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended in the year 1561.
Jan 31 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies in the year 1561.
Feb 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 On this day in history william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
Feb 26 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer in the year 1561.
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1561 santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
Apr 14 In the year 1561 a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
Jun 24 On this day in history rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden
Jul 02 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz on this day in history.
Aug 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1561 mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France
Aug 20 Jacopo Peri, composer in the year 1561.
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon in the year 1561.
Aug 29 On this day in history bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy on this day in history.
Sep 23 On this day in history king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
Sep 29 On this day in history roomen, mathematician
Oct 18 On this day in history fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts.
Oct 21 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 in the year 1561.
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author in the year 1561.
Nov 29 In the year 1561 lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 In the year 1561 edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed in the year 1561.