Historical Events In 1580
Thursday, 29 October 2020
Jan 18 Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63 in the year 1580.
Jan 31 In the year 1580 hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
Feb 15 On this day in history cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
Mar 03 On this day in history jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
Mar 15 On this day in history spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange
Mar 17 Prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1580 alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer
Apr 11 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht on this day in history.
Apr 18 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) on this day in history.
May 27 Jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies on this day in history.
Jun 10 On this day in history luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies
Jun 15 Nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70 in the year 1580.
Jun 15 Phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw on this day in history.
Jun 17 Battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels on this day in history.
Jun 18 Juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies in the year 1580.
Jun 18 On this day in history states of Utrecht forbid catholic worship
Jun 25 Book of Concord, standards of Lutheran Church, 1st published on this day in history.
Jun 27 On this day in history duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal
Jul 06 On this day in history johann Stobaeus, composer
Jul 12 Ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published in the year 1580.
Jul 25 Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47 in the year 1580.
Aug 19 On this day in history andrea Palladio, architect/writer (Il Redentore, Venice), dies at 71
Aug 25 Battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1580 frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies
Aug 30 In the year 1580 emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies
Sep 17 In the year 1580 charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange
Sep 19 Treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General) on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1580 francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England
Sep 26 Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe in the year 1580.
Oct 27 On this day in history john Bonga, beggar, dies
Nov 09 Gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 09 Spanish troops lands in Ireland on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1580 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
Nov 26 On this day in history french Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty