Historical Events In 1539
Sunday, 16 January 2022
Jan 07 In the year 1539 sebastian de Covarrubias Horozco, Spanish lexicographer
Jan 14 On this day in history spain annexes Cuba.
Feb 01 On this day in history emperor Karel & King François I sign anti-English treaty
Feb 01 Emperor Karel & King Francois I sign anti-English treaty in the year 1539.
Feb 15 In the year 1539 emperor Charles receives Cardinal Pole in Toledo
Feb 19 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava Czech), expelled in the year 1539.
Feb 27 In the year 1539 franciscus Raphelengius, Dutch book publisher
Apr 17 Tobias Stimmer, Swiss painter/cartoonist (Comedia) on this day in history.
Apr 19 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt on this day in history.
Apr 27 In the year 1539 re-founding of the city of Bogotá, New Granada (nowadays Colombia), by Nikolaus Federmann and Sebastián de Belalcázar.
May 28 Hernando de Soto lands in Florida in the year 1539.
May 30 On this day in history spanish explorer Fernando de Soto discovers Florida
May 30 On this day in history spanish explorer Hernando de Soto lands in Florida
Jun 03 In the year 1539 hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain
Jun 10 In the year 1539 council of Trent: Paul III sends out letters to his bishops, delaying the Council due to war and the difficulty bishops had traveling to Venice.
Jun 13 In the year 1539 jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist/illustrator
Jul 05 On this day in history antonio M Zaccaria, Italian physician/saint, dies
Jul 25 Lorenzo Campeggi(east), archbishop of Bologna/diplomat, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1539 lieven Pain, Flemish, beheaded at about 75
Sep 08 On this day in history john Stokesley, English churchman
Sep 22 Guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism (b. 1469 on this day in history.
Oct 04 In the year 1539 king Henry VIII & Anna of Kleef marry
Oct 15 Reynier Brunt, procureur-general of Court of Holland, dies on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1539 johannes Lupi, Flemish composer
Dec 20 Paul Melissus [Paul Schede], German poet/composer on this day in history.
Dec 29 St Jacobs Church burns after being hit by lightning in the year 1539.