Historical Events In 1566
Monday, 10 December 2018
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 In the year 1566 ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies
Jan 14 Angelo Notari, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1566 alessandro Piccinini, composer
Feb 13 St Augustine FL founded on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine, Florida founded
Feb 13 St. Augustine, Florida is founded on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history david Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered
Mar 09 In the year 1566 david Rizzio, the private secretary to Mary I of Scotland, is murdered in the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Mar 26 In the year 1566 antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies
Mar 28 On this day in history siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
Apr 05 In the year 1566 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition
Apr 25 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies in the year 1566.
May 10 In the year 1566 leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65
May 26 Mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603) on this day in history.
Jun 19 James I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25) on this day in history.
Jun 19 The birth of James VI of Scotland and England in the year 1566.
Jun 20 On this day in history sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden
Jul 02 Nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon in the year 1566.
Jul 02 On this day in history nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62
Jul 31 Bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92 in the year 1566.
Aug 04 On this day in history girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies
Aug 10 Iconoclasm begins on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1566 isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands
Aug 20 In the year 1566 iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 In the year 1566 beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam
Aug 25 In the year 1566 iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
Sep 02 On this day in history taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37
Sep 05 Suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71 in the year 1566.
Sep 22 On this day in history john Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies
Sep 27 Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies on this day in history.
Nov 06 Julien Perrichon, composer in the year 1566.
Dec 01 In the year 1566 philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen