Historical Events In 1544
Friday, 19 April 2019
Jan 19 On this day in history francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60)
Jan 30 On this day in history adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland
Mar 11 Torquato Tasso, Italy, Renaissance poet (Aminta, Apologia) in the year 1544.
Apr 14 Battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss in the year 1544.
Apr 30 On this day in history thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England
May 01 On this day in history turkish troops occupy Hungary
May 17 Scot earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII in the year 1544.
May 17 On this day in history scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII
May 23 German emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark in the year 1544.
May 24 William Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism) in the year 1544.
May 29 On this day in history jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68
Jul 14 English troops attack The Canal on this day in history.
Jul 18 In the year 1544 rené van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25
Jul 19 In the year 1544 italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
Jul 21 On this day in history rené of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
Aug 17 In the year 1544 imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France
Aug 28 On this day in history alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
Sep 18 Charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy in the year 1544.
Sep 30 King Henry VIII draws his armies out of France on this day in history.
Nov 10 Antwerps painter John Matsys banished in the year 1544.
Nov 19 In the year 1544 pope Paul III opens council of Trente
Nov 27 Ascanio Trombeti, composer in the year 1544.
Dec 23 In the year 1544 anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)