Historical Events In 1561
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Jan 22 In the year 1561 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 On this day in history menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
Feb 19 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on this day in history.
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 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic in the year 1561.
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 On this day in history menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
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 Jacopo Peri, composer in the year 1561.
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 In the year 1561 king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
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 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland in the year 1561.
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history archbishop Granvelle installed