Historical Events In 1538
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Jan 27 States of Gelderland accepts Willem van Kleef as viceroy on this day in history.
Feb 12 Albrecht Altdorfer, German painter, dies at about 57 in the year 1538.
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 in the year 1538.
Feb 24 In the year 1538 king Ferdinand of Austria & King Janos Zapolyai of Hungary sign Peace of Grosswardein
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 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history danish king Christian III enters Schmalkaldische Union
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 Edward Fox, English bishop on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1538 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 15 Peace talks between Karel & King Francois I in the year 1538.
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 In the year 1538 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 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 TomĂˇs de Aquino, is established on this day in history.
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.