Historical Events In 1561
Friday, 14 August 2020
Jan 22 On this day in history francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum)
Jan 22 On this day in history the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
Jan 28 On this day in history by Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended
Jan 31 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies in the year 1561.
Feb 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on this day in history.
Feb 26 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
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 In the year 1561 jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 In the year 1561 willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon
Aug 29 In the year 1561 bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 On this day in history sermon of Poissy
Sep 23 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida on this day in history.
Sep 29 Roomen, mathematician on this day in history.
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 In the year 1561 johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 In the year 1561 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