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Historical Events In 1568

Monday, 20 January 2020

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

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

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

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

Mar 20   Albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77 in the year 1568.  

Mar 23   On this day in history treaty of Longjumeau French huguenots go on strike  

Mar 23   Treaty of Longjumeau: French huguenots go on strike on this day in history.  

May 11   Christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain) in the year 1568.  

May 13   Mary Queen of Scots is defeated by English at battle of Langside on this day in history.  

May 16   Mary Queen of Scotland flees to England on this day in history.  

May 17   In the year 1568 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   Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 in the year 1568.  

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

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

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   On this day in history 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   In the year 1568 battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish  

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 on this day in history.  

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

Sep 03   On this day in history adriano Banchieri, composer  

Sep 24   Antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47 on this day in history.  

Oct 03   Elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23 on this day in history.  

Oct 05   On this day in history conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart  

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

Oct 21   2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen on this day in history.  

Dec 23   In the year 1568 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   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   In the year 1568 birth of christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain)  

May 17   In the year 1568 birth of christoph Thomas Walliser, composer  

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

Sep 05   In the year 1568 birth of tommaso Campanella, Italian theologian, philosopher, and poet (d. 1639)  

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

Mar 20   Albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77 in the year 1568.  

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

Jun 01   Duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded died in the year 1568.  

Jun 05   Lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded died in the year 1568.  

Jul 06   On this day in history 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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