Historical Events In 1538
Monday, 20 May 2019
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on this day in history.
Feb 12 On this day in history albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57
Feb 16 Everhard/Erardus van de Mark, prince-bishop of Liege, dies at 65 in the year 1538.
Feb 24 King Ferdinand of Austria & King János Zápolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein in the year 1538.
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 Danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union in the year 1538.
Apr 24 On this day in history gugliemo Gonzaga, composer
Apr 26 On this day in history giovanni P Lomazzo, Italian writer/poet (Trattato)
May 08 In the year 1538 edward Fox, English bishop
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 In the year 1538 charles van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies at 70
Jul 08 Diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63 in the year 1538.
Jul 15 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I on this day in history.
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 in the year 1538.
Sep 14 On this day in history 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 The first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo Tomás de Aquino, is established on this day in history.
Dec 10 Giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd) in the year 1538.
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