Historical Events In 1578
Monday, 27 May 2019
Jan 28 In the year 1578 cornelis Haga, Dutch lawyer/ambassador to Constantinople (1611-39)
Jan 31 Battle of Gembloers in the year 1578.
Feb 05 In the year 1578 giovanni B Moroni, Italian portrait painter, dies
Feb 09 In the year 1578 giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright/actor (L'adamo)
Mar 10 Queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion in the year 1578.
Mar 10 Queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion on this day in history.
Mar 17 Francesco Albana, Ital painter (Mary's Ascension) in the year 1578.
Mar 18 In the year 1578 adam Elsheimer, German painter/cartoonist/etcher, baptized
Mar 31 In the year 1578 juan de Escobedo, sec of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered
Apr 01 Englishman William Harvey discovers blood circulation in the year 1578.
Apr 01 On this day in history william Harvey of England discovers blood circulation
Apr 01 William Harvey, England, physician (discovered blood circulation) in the year 1578.
Apr 08 In the year 1578 william Harvey of England discovers blood circulation
Apr 14 James Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary I of Scotland in the year 1578.
Apr 14 In the year 1578 philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621)
Apr 27 Duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favorites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise in the year 1578.
May 30 Valentin Dretzel, composer on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1578 martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London.
Jun 11 England grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize US in the year 1578.
Jul 02 Martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island on this day in history.
Jul 04 On this day in history charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies
Jul 09 On this day in history ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37)
Jul 31 On this day in history catharina Belgica of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange
Aug 02 Battle of Rijmenam on this day in history.
Aug 04 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle in the year 1578.
Aug 04 In the year 1578 battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed
Aug 04 Battle of Alcazarquivir, Morrocans defeat Portugeese on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1578 pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies
Aug 13 On this day in history duke French van Anjou recognized as protector of Netherlands
Oct 01 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on this day in history.
Oct 10 Count Johan Casimir occupies Ghent with 500 horsemen on this day in history.
Nov 08 Johann Walter, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Dec 02 On this day in history agostino Agazzari, composer