Historical Events In 1580
Sunday, 19 May 2019
Jan 18 On this day in history antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63
Jan 31 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies in the year 1580.
Feb 15 Cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies in the year 1580.
Mar 03 Jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1580 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 in the year 1580.
Apr 01 On this day in history alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer
Apr 11 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht on this day in history.
Apr 18 On this day in history thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess)
May 27 On this day in history jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies
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 on this day in history.
Jun 15 On this day in history phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw.
Jun 17 On this day in history battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels
Jun 18 In the year 1580 juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies
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 On this day in history battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal
Aug 25 In the year 1580 frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies
Aug 30 Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies in the year 1580.
Sep 17 Charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange in the year 1580.
Sep 19 Treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General) on this day in history.
Sep 26 Francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1580 sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
Oct 27 In the year 1580 john Bonga, beggar, dies
Nov 09 On this day in history gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67
Nov 09 On this day in history spanish troops lands in Ireland
Nov 21 Willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1580 french Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty