Historical Events In 1591
Friday, 16 November 2018
Jan 07 Jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59 in the year 1591.
Jan 18 King Naresuan of Siam kills Crown Prince Minchit Sra of Burma in single combat, for which this date is now observed marked as Royal Thai Armed Forces day on this day in history.
Jan 19 Edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60 on this day in history.
Feb 03 German monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau in the year 1591.
Feb 05 Gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies in the year 1591.
Mar 01 In the year 1591 pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
Mar 13 In the year 1591 battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Mar 13 Battle at Tondibi: Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai on this day in history.
Apr 19 On this day in history chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
May 15 In the year 1591 dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9
May 17 In the year 1591 jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51
May 20 In the year 1591 spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius
May 26 In the year 1591 dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer
Jun 20 Mauritius & Willem van Nassau occupy Devente on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies
Jul 18 Jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40 in the year 1591.
Aug 18 On this day in history governor of Roanoke Island colony returns from England & found everyone in the colony had disappeared [or Aug 17, 1590]
Aug 19 French king Henri IV occupies Rouen on this day in history.
Aug 23 Luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies on this day in history.
Aug 24 Robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized) in the year 1591.
Sep 08 Jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess on this day in history.
Sep 09 -10] Battle at Flores Azores: Spanish beat English in the year 1591.
Sep 12 In the year 1591 richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49
Sep 21 On this day in history french bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France
Sep 23 On this day in history michael Lohr, composer
Oct 16 Gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56 in the year 1591.
Oct 21 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX
Nov 12 Castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza in the year 1591.
Dec 14 On this day in history juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies
Dec 30 Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 in the year 1591.