Historical Events In 1561
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
Jan 22 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher on this day in history.
Jan 28 By Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended on this day in history.
Jan 31 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies in the year 1561.
Feb 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots in the year 1561.
Feb 22 In the year 1561 william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
Feb 26 In the year 1561 jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
Mar 29 In the year 1561 santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
Apr 14 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany on this day in history.
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 in the year 1561.
Aug 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots in the year 1561.
Aug 19 On this day in history mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France
Aug 20 In the year 1561 jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon in the year 1561.
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy on this day in history.
Sep 23 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida in the year 1561.
Sep 29 On this day in history roomen, mathematician
Oct 18 In the year 1561 fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts.
Oct 21 On this day in history johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 On this day in history carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
Nov 29 In the year 1561 lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony on this day in history.
Dec 21 In the year 1561 archbishop Granvelle installed