Historical Events In 1594
Saturday, 25 May 2019
Feb 02 In the year 1594 giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68
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 in the year 1594.
Feb 27 In the year 1594 henri IV crowned king of France
Mar 12 In the year 1594 company of Distant established for business on East-Indies
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris in the year 1594.
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 On this day in history fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 24 Benedikt Lechler, composer on this day in history.
Apr 29 Thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer on this day in history.
May 01 John Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate in the year 1594.
May 04 In the year 1594 paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62
May 22 In the year 1594 earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen
May 31 Tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75 on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1594 michel Renichon, priest, executed
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
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 Gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32) on this day in history.
Dec 20 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer on this day in history.