Historical Events In 1538
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1538 albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57
Feb 16 Everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history 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 in the year 1538.
Feb 26 Worp van Thabor, Frisian abbott of Thabor (Chronicon Frisiae), dies on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 26 Giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato) in the year 1538.
May 08 Edward Fox, English bishop on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history genève throws out Calvijn
May 26 Geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years in the year 1538.
Jun 10 In the year 1538 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 On this day in history charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70
Jul 08 In the year 1538 diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63
Jul 15 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history 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 BogotĂˇ, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo JimĂ©nez de Quesada on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history aefgen Listinck, Dutch anabaptist, burned at stake
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 TomĂˇs de Aquino, is established.
Dec 10 In the year 1538 giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd)
Dec 16 King Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants on this day in history.
Dec 17 Pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII on this day in history.