Historical Events In 1580
Monday, 21 June 2021
Jan 18 In the year 1580 antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63
Jan 31 In the year 1580 hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
Feb 15 Cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies in the year 1580.
Mar 03 On this day in history jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
Mar 15 Spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange on this day in history.
Mar 17 On this day in history prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam
Apr 01 Alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer on this day in history.
Apr 11 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht in the year 1580.
Apr 18 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) on this day in history.
May 27 On this day in history jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies
Jun 10 Luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies on this day in history.
Jun 15 On this day in history nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70
Jun 15 Phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw in the year 1580.
Jun 17 On this day in history battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels
Jun 18 Juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies in the year 1580.
Jun 18 States of Utrecht forbid catholic worship on this day in history.
Jun 25 In the year 1580 book of Concord, standards of Lutheran Church, 1st published
Jun 27 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal in the year 1580.
Jul 06 Johann Stobaeus, composer in the year 1580.
Jul 12 In the year 1580 ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published.
Jul 25 Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history andrea Palladio, architect/writer (Il Redentore, Venice), dies at 71
Aug 25 In the year 1580 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) in the year 1580.
Sep 26 On this day in history francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England
Sep 26 Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe in the year 1580.
Oct 27 In the year 1580 john Bonga, beggar, dies
Nov 09 In the year 1580 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 in the year 1580.
Nov 26 French Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty in the year 1580.