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Historical Events In 1540

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

Jan 06   King Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 25   Edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 27   Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 02   George Schenck van Toutenburg, gov/viceroy of Frisia/Groningen on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 09   On this day in history the 1st recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 09   On this day in history the first recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 14   In the year 1540 emperor Charles V enters Ghent without resistance, executes rebels  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 25   In the year 1540 francisco V squez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola Mexico  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 25   In the year 1540 francisco Vásquez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola México  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 04   Protestant count Philip of Hessen marries 2nd wife in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Mar 19   Court of Holland names Amsterdam sheriff John Hubrechtsz a "heretic" on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 29   On this day in history emperor Charles declares all privileges of Gent ended  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   In the year 1540 venice & Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   In the year 1540 venice &Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 06   In the year 1540 jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer, dies at 48  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 22   Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57 in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 03   In the year 1540 hernando de Soto crosses Appalachian Mountain, 1st European to do so  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 10   On this day in history thomas Cromwell arrested in Westminister  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 23   Johann Baptista Serranus, composer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 24   On this day in history henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 29   English ex chancellor Thomas Cromwell sentenced as heretic in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 09   England's King Henry VIII 6-mo marriage to Anne of Cleves annulled in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 11   Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich/Juliana of Stolberg in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 11   In the year 1540 jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 21   On this day in history john I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 23   In the year 1540 turkey recognizes Janos Sigismund Zapolyai as vassal-king of Hungary  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 28   England's King Henry VIII marries Catherine Howard in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 28   English King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 28   Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 05   On this day in history joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 15   On this day in history arequipa, Peru, is founded.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 23   On this day in history guillaume Budé, French scholar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 25   On this day in history explorer Hernando de Alarcon travels up Colorado River  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 29   In the year 1540 emperor Karel deprives city Gent definitive rights/privileges  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 25   In the year 1540 birth of edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 28   In the year 1540 birth of ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 03   In the year 1540 birth of charles I of Austria (d. 1590)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 11   Barnabe Googe, English poet (d. 1594) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 23   In the year 1540 birth of johann Baptista Serranus, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 11   Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich/Juliana of Stolberg was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 05   On this day in history birth of joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 26   In the year 1540 birth of king Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 27   Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 02   George Schenck van Toutenburg, gov/viceroy of Frisia/Groningen died on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 30   In the year 1540 death of matthäus Lang von Wellenburg, German statesman and Archbishop of Salzburg (b. 1469)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 06   Jean Luis Vives, Spanish theory/humanist/reformer, dies at 48 in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 22   Francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 11   In the year 1540 jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 21   On this day in history john I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 28   In the year 1540 death of thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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