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Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Jan 06   On this day in history king Henry VIII of England married his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 25   Edmund Campion, London, saint/Jesuit martyr (Decem Rationes) in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 27   In the year 1540 angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies  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   The 1st recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 09   The first recorded race meet in England (Roodee Fields, Chester) in the year 1540.  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   On this day in history francisco V squez de Coronado searches for 7 cities of Cibola Mexico  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

Mar 04   On this day in history protestant count Philip of Hessen marries 2nd wife  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   Emperor Charles declares all privileges of Gent ended in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   Venice & Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 04   Venice &Turkey sign Treaty of Constantinople on this day in history.  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   On this day in history francesco Guicciardini, Italian historian/pres of Romagna, dies at 57  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   Thomas Cromwell arrested in Westminister in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 23   Johann Baptista Serranus, composer in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 24   Henry VIII divorces his 4th wife, Anne of Cleves in the year 1540.  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 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

Jul 11   On this day in history jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 21   John I Zapolyai, prince of Transsylvania/king of Hungary, dies in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

Jul 28   English King Henry VIII marries Catharine Howard, his 5th wife in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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

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

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

Aug 23   In the year 1540 guillaume Budé, French scholar  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 25   In the year 1540 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   Ludolph van Ceulen, German mathematician (d. 1610) was born in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 03   On this day in history birth of charles I of Austria (d. 1590)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 11   In the year 1540 birth of barnabe Googe, English poet (d. 1594)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 23   On this day in history 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 in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 05   In the year 1540 birth of joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 26   King Magnus of Livonia (d. 1583) was born in the year 1540.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 27   Angela Merici, Italian monk/monastery, dies on this day in history.  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 on this day in history.  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

Jul 11   On this day in history 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   Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII's chief minister, executed died on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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