Historical Events In 1594
Friday, 14 May 2021
Feb 02 In the year 1594 giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68
Feb 19 On this day in history having already inherited the throne of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth through his mother Catherine Jagellonica of Poland, Sigismund III of the House of Vasa is crowned King of Sweden, succeeding his father John III of Sweden.
Feb 27 Henri IV crowned king of France in the year 1594.
Mar 12 Company of Distant established for business on East-Indies in the year 1594.
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris on this day in history.
Mar 22 In the year 1594 french King Henri IV festival in Paris France
Mar 25 On this day in history maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer
Apr 15 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) in the year 1594.
Apr 20 On this day in history matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer
Apr 24 Benedikt Lechler, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 29 In the year 1594 thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 John Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62
May 22 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen on this day in history.
May 31 Tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jun 03 Michel Renichon, priest, executed on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history philip II recognized the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paves way to the creation of the Principalía (i.e., elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines).
Jun 14 In the year 1594 orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61
Jul 10 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 on this day in history.
Jul 23 In the year 1594 groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 Francesco Manelli, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 William Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Nov 17 Johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health) on this day in history.
Nov 22 Martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies in the year 1594.
Dec 05 On this day in history gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 On this day in history gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 In the year 1594 giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer