Historical Events In 1580
Friday, 15 November 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 on this day in history.
Feb 15 On this day in history cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
Mar 03 In the year 1580 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 Prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1580 alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer
Apr 11 In the year 1580 drenthe joins Union of Utrecht
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 Luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1580 nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70
Jun 15 On this day in history phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw.
Jun 17 In the year 1580 battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels
Jun 18 Juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies in the year 1580.
Jun 18 In the year 1580 states of Utrecht forbid catholic worship
Jun 25 In the year 1580 book of Concord, standards of Lutheran Church, 1st published
Jun 27 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal on this day in history.
Jul 06 Johann Stobaeus, composer on this day in history.
Jul 12 Ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published in the year 1580.
Jul 25 In the year 1580 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 In the year 1580 battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal
Aug 25 On this day in history 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 Charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange in the year 1580.
Sep 19 On this day in history treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General)
Sep 26 In the year 1580 francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England
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 In the year 1580 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
Nov 26 In the year 1580 french Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty