Historical Events In 1561
Friday, 19 April 2019
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1561 the birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher
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 On this day in history william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
Feb 26 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1561 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 in the year 1561.
Jun 24 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden in the year 1561.
Jul 02 In the year 1561 menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
Aug 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) in the year 1561.
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy in the year 1561.
Sep 23 On this day in history king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
Sep 29 On this day in history roomen, mathematician
Oct 18 Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
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 In the year 1561 archbishop Granvelle installed