Historical Events In 1561
Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Jan 22 In the year 1561 francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum)
Jan 22 In the year 1561 the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
Jan 28 In the year 1561 by Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended
Jan 31 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais in the year 1561.
Feb 26 In the year 1561 jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 in the year 1561.
Mar 29 On this day in history 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 On this day in history menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
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 On this day in history jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) on this day in history.
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy in the year 1561.
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 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 on this day in history.
Nov 21 On this day in history carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
Nov 29 On this day in history lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 In the year 1561 edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 On this day in history archbishop Granvelle installed