Historical Events In 1540
Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Sep 27 Pope Paul III recognizes Society of Jesus/Order of the Jesuits on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history society of Jesus (Jesuits) founded by Ignatius Loyola
Oct 02 Venice/Turkey signs peace in the year 1540.
Oct 04 Helius Eobanus Hessus, German humanist/poet (Silvae), dies in the year 1540.
Oct 11 Emperor Karel names his son Philip, duke of Milan in the year 1540.
Dec 31 In the year 1540 silvio Antoniano, Italian cardinal/theologist (Tre libri)