Historical Events In 1538
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
Jan 27 In the year 1538 states of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy
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 On this day in history king Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
Feb 26 In the year 1538 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 in the year 1538.
May 26 Genève throws out Calvijn in the year 1538.
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 On this day in history diego de Almagro, Spanish conquistador (Chile/Peru), dies at about 63
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 On this day in history bogotĂˇ, Colombia, is founded by Gonzalo JimĂ©nez de Quesada.
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 In the year 1538 battle at Preveza: Turkish fleet under Barbarossa beats Spanish
Oct 28 The first university in the New World, the Universidad Santo TomĂˇs de Aquino, is established on this day in history.
Dec 10 Giovanni Battista Guarini, Italian writer (Faithfull Shepherd) on this day in history.
Dec 16 King Francois I orders renewed pursuit of Protestants in the year 1538.
Dec 17 Pope Paul III excommunicated England's King Henry VIII on this day in history.