Historical Events In 1566
Monday, 19 August 2019
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 In the year 1566 antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies in the year 1566.
Jan 14 Angelo Notari, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1566 alessandro Piccinini, composer
Feb 13 In the year 1566 st Augustine FL founded
Feb 13 St Augustine, Florida founded on this day in history.
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 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies in the year 1566.
Mar 28 In the year 1566 siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
Apr 05 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition on this day in history.
Apr 25 Diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies in the year 1566.
May 10 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1566 the birth of James VI of Scotland and England
Jun 20 In the year 1566 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 on this day in history.
Aug 04 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies on this day in history.
Aug 10 Iconoclasm begins in the year 1566.
Aug 12 Isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 On this day in history beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam
Aug 25 Iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht in the year 1566.
Sep 02 In the year 1566 taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37
Sep 05 In the year 1566 suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71
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 in the year 1566.
Nov 06 Julien Perrichon, composer in the year 1566.
Dec 01 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen in the year 1566.