Historical Events In 1578
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Jan 28 Cornelis Haga, Dutch lawyer/ambassador to Constantinople (1611-39) on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history battle of Gembloers
Feb 05 In the year 1578 giovanni B Moroni, Italian portrait painter, dies
Feb 09 Giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright/actor (L'adamo) in the year 1578.
Mar 10 Queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1578 queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion
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 In the year 1578 englishman William Harvey discovers blood circulation
Apr 01 William Harvey of England discovers blood circulation in the year 1578.
Apr 01 In the year 1578 william Harvey, England, physician (discovered blood circulation)
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 Philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621) on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1578 duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favorites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise.
May 30 Valentin Dretzel, composer on this day in history.
May 31 Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London on this day in history.
Jun 11 England grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize US in the year 1578.
Jul 02 In the year 1578 martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island.
Jul 04 Charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies on this day in history.
Jul 09 Ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37) in the year 1578.
Jul 31 Catharina Belgica of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange in the year 1578.
Aug 02 In the year 1578 battle of Rijmenam
Aug 04 In the year 1578 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle
Aug 04 Battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed in the year 1578.
Aug 04 In the year 1578 battle of Alcazarquivir, Morrocans defeat Portugeese
Aug 11 In the year 1578 pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies
Aug 13 In the year 1578 duke French van Anjou recognized as protector of Netherlands
Oct 01 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 in the year 1578.
Oct 10 On this day in history count Johan Casimir occupies Ghent with 500 horsemen
Nov 08 Johann Walter, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Dec 02 Agostino Agazzari, composer on this day in history.