Historical Events In 1566
Sunday, 05 April 2020
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 On this day in history ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies
Jan 14 On this day in history angelo Notari, composer
Jan 30 On this day in history alessandro Piccinini, composer
Feb 13 St Augustine FL founded in the year 1566.
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine, Florida founded
Feb 13 In the year 1566 st. Augustine, Florida is founded.
Mar 09 David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered on this day in history.
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 05 200 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 on this day in history.
May 10 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 in the year 1566.
May 26 In the year 1566 mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603)
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 In the year 1566 sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden
Jul 02 In the year 1566 nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon
Jul 02 In the year 1566 nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62
Jul 31 In the year 1566 bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
Aug 04 In the year 1566 girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies
Aug 10 Iconoclasm begins on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands
Aug 20 Iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium in the year 1566.
Aug 23 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1566 iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
Sep 02 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37 in the year 1566.
Sep 05 Suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71 in the year 1566.
Sep 22 John Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies in the year 1566.
Sep 27 In the year 1566 marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies
Nov 06 In the year 1566 julien Perrichon, composer
Dec 01 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen in the year 1566.