Historical Events In 1580
Thursday, 02 April 2020
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 In the year 1580 cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
Mar 03 Jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies in the year 1580.
Mar 15 In the year 1580 spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange
Mar 17 On this day in history prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam
Apr 01 In the year 1580 alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer
Apr 11 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht in the year 1580.
Apr 18 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) in the year 1580.
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 in the year 1580.
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 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal in the year 1580.
Jul 06 Johann Stobaeus, composer in the year 1580.
Jul 12 On this day in history ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published.
Jul 25 On this day in history baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47
Aug 19 In the year 1580 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 In the year 1580 treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General)
Sep 26 Francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England in the year 1580.
Sep 26 In the year 1580 sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
Oct 27 John Bonga, beggar, dies in the year 1580.
Nov 09 On this day in history gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67
Nov 09 Spanish troops lands in Ireland in the year 1580.
Nov 21 On this day in history willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
Nov 26 In the year 1580 french Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty