Historical Events In 1581
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Jan 04 James Ussher, Archbishop of Armagh (gave age to Earth based on bible) on this day in history.
Jan 16 English parliament passes laws against Catholicism in the year 1581.
Jan 22 In the year 1581 joost de Damhoudere, Flemish lawyer, dies
Jan 28 In the year 1581 james VI signs 2nd Confession of Faith in Scotland
Jan 28 On this day in history james VI signs the 2nd Confession of Faith in Scotland
Feb 04 Daniel Selich, composer in the year 1581.
Feb 24 Pope Gregory approves the results of his calendar reform commission in the year 1581.
Mar 25 Portugese Cortes calls Philip II king of Portugal in the year 1581.
Apr 01 On this day in history portugese Cortes subjects himself on Philip II
Apr 03 In the year 1581 huibert Duifhuis, Roman Catholic pastor (Rotterdam/Utrecht), dies
Apr 04 On this day in history frances Drake completes circumnavigation of world
Apr 04 On this day in history frances Drake completres circumnavigation of the world
Apr 04 On this day in history frances Drake completres circumnavigation of the world, proving the earth is not flat
Apr 04 In the year 1581 francis Drake completes circumnavigation of the world and is knighted
Apr 15 In the year 1581 cortes van Thomar accepts Philip II as king of Portugal
May 06 Frans Francken, the Younger, painter in the year 1581.
Jun 02 James Douglas, 4th Earl of Morton, regent of Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 18 Thomas Overbury, poet (baptized) in the year 1581.
Jul 02 On this day in history johann Staden, composer
Jul 11 In the year 1581 peder Skram, Danish senator and naval hero
Jul 14 On this day in history english jesuit Edmund Campion arrested
Jul 23 In the year 1581 georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies
Jul 24 In the year 1581 states of Holland/Zealand recognized by Willem van Orange
Aug 02 Leiden University names Snellius math professor in the year 1581.
Oct 09 In the year 1581 claude G Bachet de Meziriac, French mathematician/theologist
Oct 15 Commissioned by Catherine De Medici, the 1st ballet "Ballet Comique de la Reine," is staged in Paris in the year 1581.
Oct 19 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of Ivan IV "the Terrible" on this day in history.
Nov 07 Richard Davies, Welsh bishop and scholar in the year 1581.
Nov 29 On this day in history doornik surrenders to duke of Parma
Dec 09 Emilia Secunda Antwerpiana, daughter of Willem of Orange in the year 1581.