Historical Events In 1591
Wednesday, 24 July 2019
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 in the year 1591.
Jan 19 In the year 1591 edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60
Feb 03 German monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau in the year 1591.
Feb 05 In the year 1591 gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies
Mar 01 In the year 1591 pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
Mar 13 On this day in history 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 in the year 1591.
Apr 19 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
May 15 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9 in the year 1591.
May 17 In the year 1591 jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51
May 20 Spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius in the year 1591.
May 26 On this day in history dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer
Jun 20 Mauritius & Willem van Nassau occupy Devente in the year 1591.
Jun 21 In the year 1591 aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies
Jul 18 In the year 1591 jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40
Aug 18 Governor of Roanoke Island colony returns from England & found everyone in the colony had disappeared [or Aug 17, 1590] in the year 1591.
Aug 19 In the year 1591 french king Henri IV occupies Rouen
Aug 23 In the year 1591 luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies
Aug 24 In the year 1591 robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized)
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 on this day in history.
Sep 12 Richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49 on this day in history.
Sep 21 French bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France in the year 1591.
Sep 23 On this day in history michael Lohr, composer
Oct 16 In the year 1591 gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56
Oct 21 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau in the year 1591.
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 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies in the year 1591.
Dec 30 Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 on this day in history.