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Historical Events In 1568

Friday, 15 November 2019

Jan 24   Abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire in the year 1568.  

Jan 24   In the Netherlands, Duke of Alva declares William of Orange an outlaw in the year 1568.  

Feb 15   Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.  

Feb 17   Holy Roman Emperor agrees to pay tribute to the Sultan for peace on this day in history.  

Feb 19   In the year 1568 miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80  

Mar 09   In the year 1568 aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince/jesuit/saint  

Mar 20   On this day in history albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77  

Mar 23   Treaty of Longjumeau French huguenots go on strike in the year 1568.  

Mar 23   Treaty of Longjumeau: French huguenots go on strike in the year 1568.  

May 11   On this day in history christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain)  

May 13   In the year 1568 mary Queen of Scots is defeated by English at battle of Langside  

May 16   Mary Queen of Scotland flees to England in the year 1568.  

May 17   On this day in history christoph Thomas Walliser, composer  

May 19   On this day in history english queen Elizabeth I arrests Scottish queen Mary  

May 19   Mary, queen of Scots, arrested in the year 1568.  

May 23   On this day in history adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27  

May 23   In the year 1568 battle at Heiligerlee Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed  

May 23   Battle at Heiligerlee: Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed on this day in history.  

Jun 01   On this day in history duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded  

Jun 01   In the year 1568 duke van Alva beheads 18 nobles in Brussels  

Jun 05   In the year 1568 lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded  

Jul 06   In the year 1568 johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61  

Jul 10   Battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish in the year 1568.  

Jul 13   Dean of St Paul's Cathedral perfects a way to bottle beer on this day in history.  

Jul 21   On this day in history battle at Jemmingen: Alva's troops beat Dutch rebellion  

Jul 23   On this day in history don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23  

Sep 03   In the year 1568 adriano Banchieri, composer  

Sep 24   Antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47 in the year 1568.  

Oct 03   On this day in history elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23  

Oct 05   In the year 1568 conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart  

Oct 14   Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer on this day in history.  

Oct 21   In the year 1568 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen  

Dec 23   Roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England on this day in history.  

Dec 24   Uprising of Morisco's in Granada in the year 1568.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1568

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 11   HonorĂ© d'UrfĂ©, French writer (d. 1625) was born on this day in history.  

Mar 09   Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince/jesuit/saint was born in the year 1568.  

May 11   On this day in history birth of christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain)  

May 17   On this day in history birth of christoph Thomas Walliser, composer  

Sep 03   Adriano Banchieri, composer was born on this day in history.  

Sep 05   Tommaso Campanella, Italian theologian, philosopher, and poet (d. 1639) was born in the year 1568.  

Famous Deaths In 1568

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 15   Hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36 on this day in history.  

Feb 19   Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 on this day in history.  

Mar 20   Albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77 on this day in history.  

May 23   Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 on this day in history.  

Jun 01   On this day in history death of duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded  

Jun 05   On this day in history death of lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded  

Jul 06   Johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61 on this day in history.  

Jul 23   Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 on this day in history.  

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