Historical Events In 1580
Friday, 01 July 2022
Jan 18 On this day in history antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63
Jan 31 On this day in history hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
Feb 15 Cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
Mar 15 In the year 1580 spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange
Mar 17 In the year 1580 prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam
Apr 01 Alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer on this day in history.
Apr 11 On this day in history drenthe joins Union of Utrecht
Apr 18 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) in the year 1580.
May 27 Jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies in the year 1580.
Jun 10 On this day in history luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies
Jun 15 On this day in history nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70
Jun 15 In the year 1580 phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw.
Jun 17 Battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels in the year 1580.
Jun 18 In the year 1580 juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies
Jun 18 States of Utrecht forbid catholic worship in the year 1580.
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 On this day in history johann Stobaeus, composer
Jul 12 In the year 1580 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 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 Frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies in the year 1580.
Aug 30 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
Oct 27 John Bonga, beggar, dies on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1580 gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67
Nov 09 Spanish troops lands in Ireland in the year 1580.
Nov 21 In the year 1580 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
Nov 26 French Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty on this day in history.