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