Historical Events In 1538
Sunday, 02 October 2022
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy in the year 1538.
Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
Feb 16 Everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1538 king Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 26 Worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies in the year 1538.
Mar 10 In the year 1538 thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk; executed by Queen Elizabeth (1572)
Mar 21 In the year 1538 hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79
Apr 09 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union in the year 1538.
Apr 24 Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer on this day in history.
Apr 26 Giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato) in the year 1538.
May 08 Edward Fox, English bishop in the year 1538.
May 26 Genève throws out Calvijn on this day in history.
May 26 Geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1538 catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg
Jun 18 On this day in history treaty of Nice: ends war between Emperor Charles V & King French I
Jun 30 Charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jul 08 Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63 in the year 1538.
Jul 15 On this day in history peace talks between Karel & King Francois I
Jul 25 In the year 1538 the City of Guayaquil is founded by the Spanish Conquistador Francisco de Orellana and given the name Muy Noble y Muy Leal Ciudad de Santiago de Guayaquil.
Aug 06 Bogotá, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada on this day in history.
Aug 20 Aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1538 henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies
Sep 28 On this day in history battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish
Oct 28 On this day in history the first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established.
Dec 10 On this day in history giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd)
Dec 16 On this day in history king Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants
Dec 17 On this day in history pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII