Historical Events In 1538
Tuesday, 27 July 2021
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 In the year 1538 everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65
Feb 24 In the year 1538 king Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies
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 On this day in history danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
Apr 24 Gugliemo Gonzaga, composer in the year 1538.
Apr 26 In the year 1538 giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato)
May 08 Edward Fox, English bishop on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history genève throws out Calvijn
May 26 On this day in history geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years.
Jun 10 On this day in history catholic German monarchy signs League of Neurenberg
Jun 18 Treaty of Nice: ends war between Emperor Charles V & King French I in the year 1538.
Jun 30 Charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jul 08 On this day in history diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63
Jul 15 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I in the year 1538.
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 On this day in history aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake
Sep 14 On this day in history henry of Nassau-Dillenburg & Dietz, viceroy of Holland, dies
Sep 28 Battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish in the year 1538.
Oct 28 The first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established in the year 1538.
Dec 10 Giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd) in the year 1538.
Dec 16 King Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1538 pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII