Historical Events In 1591
Monday, 27 May 2019
Jan 07 On this day in history jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59
Jan 18 In the year 1591 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.
Jan 19 In the year 1591 edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60
Feb 03 On this day in history german monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau
Feb 05 Gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies on this day in history.
Mar 01 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV in the year 1591.
Mar 13 On this day in history battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Mar 13 On this day in history battle at Tondibi: Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Apr 19 On this day in history chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
May 15 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9 on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51
May 20 Spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius on this day in history.
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 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies in the year 1591.
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] on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history french king Henri IV occupies Rouen
Aug 23 Luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies on this day in history.
Aug 24 Robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized) on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess
Sep 09 On this day in history -10] Battle at Flores Azores: Spanish beat English
Sep 12 On this day in history richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49
Sep 21 French bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France in the year 1591.
Sep 23 Michael Lohr, composer in the year 1591.
Oct 16 On this day in history gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56
Oct 21 In the year 1591 nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau
Oct 29 In the year 1591 giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX
Nov 12 Castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza on this day in history.
Dec 14 In the year 1591 juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies
Dec 30 Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 on this day in history.