Historical Events In 1593
Sunday, 23 February 2020
Jan 05 In the year 1593 william Louis of Nassau becomes Governor/Viceroy of Drenthe
Jan 27 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno in the year 1593.
Feb 07 Jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79 in the year 1593.
Mar 01 In the year 1593 the Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden.
Mar 19 Georges de la Tour, French painter in the year 1593.
Mar 23 English Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander in the year 1593.
Apr 03 In the year 1593 george Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)
Apr 06 Henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland
May 18 On this day in history playwright Thomas Kyd's accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe.
May 20 On this day in history jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist
May 29 John Penry, English congressionalist, executed on this day in history.
May 30 Christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered in the year 1593.
Jun 22 Battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks on this day in history.
Jun 28 Earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg in the year 1593.
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn)
Jul 25 France's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic in the year 1593.
Jul 25 In the year 1593 steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61
Aug 09 In the year 1593 izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler)
Aug 23 Fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia) in the year 1593.
Sep 20 Gottfried Scheidt, composer in the year 1593.
Sep 25 On this day in history matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller
Oct 11 On this day in history claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71)
Oct 24 On this day in history alleged teleportation of Gil Perez.
Nov 30 Johann Dilliger, composer in the year 1593.
Dec 15 State of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1593 storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed