Historical Events In 1594
Sunday, 05 April 2020
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1594 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 On this day in history company of Distant established for business on East-Indies
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris in the year 1594.
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris France on this day in history.
Mar 25 In the year 1594 maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer
Apr 15 On this day in history fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
Apr 20 On this day in history matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer
Apr 24 Benedikt Lechler, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 29 On this day in history thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 John Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate in the year 1594.
May 04 Paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62 on this day in history.
May 22 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen on this day in history.
May 31 In the year 1594 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 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 in the year 1594.
Jul 23 On this day in history groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 Francesco Manelli, composer in the year 1594.
Oct 16 William Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62 in the year 1594.
Nov 17 Johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health) on this day in history.
Nov 22 In the year 1594 martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies
Dec 05 On this day in history gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer