Historical Events In 1561
Tuesday, 20 August 2019
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 in the year 1561.
Jan 28 In the year 1561 by Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended
Jan 31 On this day in history menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
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 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer in the year 1561.
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 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on this day in history.
Jul 02 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz in the year 1561.
Aug 19 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
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 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 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 Roomen, mathematician in the year 1561.
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 in the year 1561.
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
Nov 29 In the year 1561 lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 On this day in history edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed on this day in history.