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Historical Events In 1588

Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Jan 12   John Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony) in the year 1588.  

Jan 22   On this day in history pope Sixtus V decrees "Immense aeterni" (Reformed curia)  

Feb 09   On this day in history marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies  

Feb 10   Joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82 in the year 1588.  

Feb 12   John Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass in the year 1588.  

Feb 19   Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies on this day in history.  

Feb 24   On this day in history johann Weyer, Dutch physician and occultist  

Feb 26   In the year 1588 nicolaus Erich, composer  

Mar 17   Petrus Dathenus, Flemish minister/physician (Psalms of David), dies on this day in history.  

Apr 04   Christian IV succeeds Frederik II as king of Denmark on this day in history.  

Apr 04   Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53 in the year 1588.  

Apr 05   On this day in history the birth of Thomas Hobbes, English philosopher  

Apr 05   Thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan) on this day in history.  

Apr 15   On this day in history claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist  

Apr 19   In the year 1588 paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies  

May 09   Duke Henri de Guises troops occupy Paris in the year 1588.  

May 09   On this day in history duke Henri de Guises troops occupy Paris France  

May 12   In the year 1588 catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris  

May 12   Catholic League under duke Henri de Guise occupies Paris France in the year 1588.  

May 13   King Henri III flees Paris on this day in history.  

May 18   The Spanish Armada sets sail for England; it is defeated by England the following August in the year 1588.  

May 19   Spanish Armada sets sail for Lisbon, bound to England on this day in history.  

May 28   Spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England on this day in history.  

May 30   On this day in history spanish Aramada under Medina-Sidonia departs Lisbon to invade England  

Jun 09   Johann Andreas Herbst, composer on this day in history.  

Jun 10   Valentin Weigel, German mystic, dies in the year 1588.  

Jun 18   On this day in history anna, daughter of prince Willem I/Anna van Saksen, dies at 24  

Jun 19   Spanish Armada heavily destroyed in storm at Coruna on this day in history.  

Jul 11   French king Henri III accept demands of Catholic League on this day in history.  

Jul 18   Admiral Howard beats Spanish Armada in the year 1588.  

Jul 21   On this day in history english fleet defeats Spanish armada  

Jul 26   In the year 1588 john Hawkins becomes a knight  

Jul 28   On this day in history spanish Armada sails to overthrow England's Queen Elizabeth I  

Jul 29   On this day in history attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders  

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Famous Birthdays In 1588

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 12   John Winthrop, 1st governor (Mass Bay Colony) was born in the year 1588.  

Jan 12   Jose Ribera [Lo Spagnoletto], Spanish painter was born in the year 1588.  

Feb 12   John Winthrop, English attorney/puritan/1st gov of Mass was born in the year 1588.  

Feb 19   Pieter de Carpentier, Flemish gov-gen of Dutch East-Indies was born in the year 1588.  

Feb 26   Nicolaus Erich, composer was born in the year 1588.  

Apr 05   In the year 1588 birth of thomas Hobbes, England, philosopher (Leviathan)  

Apr 15   On this day in history birth of claudius Salmasius, [Claude Saumaise], French linguist  

May 13   In the year 1588 birth of ole Worm, Danish physician (d. 1654)  

Famous Deaths In 1588

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 05   Qi Jiguang, Chinese general (b. 1528) died on this day in history.  

Feb 09   On this day in history marquis of Santa Cruz, Spanish admiral, dies  

Feb 10   On this day in history joost Sybrantsz Buyck, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at about 82  

Feb 24   In the year 1588 death of johann Weyer, Dutch physician and occultist  

Mar 10   Theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (b. 1533) died in the year 1588.  

Mar 17   On this day in history petrus Dathenus, Flemish minister/physician (Psalms of David), dies  

Apr 04   Frederik II, King of Denmark/Norway (1559-88), dies at 53 in the year 1588.  

Apr 19   Paolo Veronese (Cagliari), painter, dies on this day in history.  

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