Historical Events In 1566
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 Antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V on this day in history.
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies on this day in history.
Jan 14 Angelo Notari, composer on this day in history.
Jan 30 Alessandro Piccinini, composer in the year 1566.
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine FL founded
Feb 13 On this day in history st Augustine, Florida founded
Feb 13 In the year 1566 st. Augustine, Florida is founded.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 28 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Apr 05 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition in the year 1566.
Apr 25 In the year 1566 diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
May 10 Leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65 in the year 1566.
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) in the year 1566.
Jun 19 In the year 1566 the birth of James VI of Scotland and England
Jun 20 On this day in history sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden
Jul 02 On this day in history nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon
Jul 02 Nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1566 bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
Aug 04 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1566 iconoclasm begins
Aug 12 In the year 1566 isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands
Aug 20 On this day in history iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium
Aug 23 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam in the year 1566.
Aug 25 In the year 1566 iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
Sep 02 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1566 suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71
Sep 22 In the year 1566 john Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies
Sep 27 On this day in history marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies
Nov 06 On this day in history julien Perrichon, composer
Dec 01 Philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen on this day in history.