Historical Events In 1572
Thursday, 17 January 2019
Sep 05 Pieter Tichelmann, Flemish Franciscan, dies at about 71 on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history erasmus Widmann, composer
Sep 30 Francisco Borgia, theologist/saint, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1572 spanish army occupies/plunders/destroys Mechelen
Oct 05 Spanish army under Alva's son Don Frederik plunders Mechelen on this day in history.
Oct 18 Spanish troops attack Maastricht on this day in history.
Oct 24 Edward Stanley, 3rd Earl of Derby, English politician (bc. 1508) in the year 1572.
Nov 06 Supernova is observed in constellation known as Cassiopeia on this day in history.
Nov 06 On this day in history supernova is observed in the constellation known as Cassiopeia
Nov 08 Johan Sigismund, elector of Brandenburg/duke of Prussia on this day in history.
Nov 11 In the year 1572 duke of Alva's son Don Fredrik begins siege for Haarlem
Nov 16 On this day in history don Frederiks troops occupy/plunder Zutphen
Nov 24 John Knox, Scottish preacher, dies at about 67 in the year 1572.
Dec 10 On this day in history cornelis Musius, Dutch humanist/poet, murdered at 72
Dec 11 In the year 1572 spanish troops begin siege of Haarlem
Dec 13 Spanish army beats Geuzen fleet under admiral Lumey in the year 1572.
Dec 17 Spanish army begins fires in Haarlem Netherlands on this day in history.
Dec 30 Galeazzo Alessi, Italian architect (Palazza Marino, Milan), dies at 60 in the year 1572.