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Historical Events In 1568

Monday, 15 August 2022

Jan 24   On this day in history abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire  

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

Feb 15   On this day in history hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36  

Feb 17   On this day in history holy Roman Emperor agrees to pay tribute to the Sultan for peace  

Feb 19   On this day in history miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80  

Mar 09   Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince/jesuit/saint on this day in history.  

Mar 20   In the year 1568 albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77  

Mar 23   In the year 1568 treaty of Longjumeau French huguenots go on strike  

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

May 11   In the year 1568 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   In the year 1568 mary Queen of Scotland flees to England  

May 17   In the year 1568 christoph Thomas Walliser, composer  

May 19   English queen Elizabeth I arrests Scottish queen Mary on this day in history.  

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

May 23   In the year 1568 adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27  

May 23   On this day in history battle at Heiligerlee Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed  

May 23   Battle at Heiligerlee: Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed in the year 1568.  

Jun 01   In the year 1568 duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded  

Jun 01   On this day in history duke van Alva beheads 18 nobles in Brussels  

Jun 05   In the year 1568 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 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 in the year 1568.  

Jul 21   Battle at Jemmingen: Alva's troops beat Dutch rebellion in the year 1568.  

Jul 23   Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 in the year 1568.  

Sep 03   In the year 1568 adriano Banchieri, composer  

Sep 24   In the year 1568 antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47  

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

Oct 05   Conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart on this day in history.  

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

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

Dec 23   On this day in history roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England  

Dec 24   In the year 1568 uprising of Morisco's in Granada  

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Famous Birthdays In 1568

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 11   Honoré d'Urfé, 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   Christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain) was born in the year 1568.  

May 17   Christoph Thomas Walliser, composer was born on this day in history.  

Sep 03   Adriano Banchieri, composer was born in the year 1568.  

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   In the year 1568 hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36  

Feb 19   Miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80 in the year 1568.  

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   In the year 1568 death of duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded  

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

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

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

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