Historical Events In 1594
Saturday, 23 March 2019
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Feb 19 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 on this day in history.
Feb 27 Henri IV crowned king of France in the year 1594.
Mar 12 On this day in history company of Distant established for business on East-Indies
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris on this day in history.
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris France on this day in history.
Mar 25 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer in the year 1594.
Apr 15 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) in the year 1594.
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 24 In the year 1594 benedikt Lechler, composer
Apr 29 Thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer in the year 1594.
May 01 In the year 1594 john Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate
May 04 Paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62 in the year 1594.
May 22 In the year 1594 earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen
May 31 On this day in history tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
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 Orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61 in the year 1594.
Jul 10 In the year 1594 paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
Jul 23 Groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis on this day in history.
Sep 13 Francesco Manelli, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history william Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62
Nov 17 In the year 1594 johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
Nov 22 Martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies in the year 1594.
Dec 05 In the year 1594 gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) in the year 1594.
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer on this day in history.