Historical Events In 1594
Friday, 25 September 2020
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 On this day in history henri IV crowned king of France
Mar 12 Company of Distant established for business on East-Indies on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 24 On this day in history benedikt Lechler, composer
Apr 29 On this day in history thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 On this day in history john Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate
May 04 Paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62 in the year 1594.
May 22 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen in the year 1594.
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 In the year 1594 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 On this day in history paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
Jul 23 Groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis in the year 1594.
Sep 13 On this day in history francesco Manelli, composer
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 On this day in history martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies
Dec 05 Gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82 in the year 1594.
Dec 09 In the year 1594 gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer in the year 1594.