Historical Events In 1544
Monday, 17 May 2021
Jan 19 Francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss
Apr 30 In the year 1544 thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England
May 01 In the year 1544 turkish troops occupy Hungary
May 17 In the year 1544 scot earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII
May 17 Scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII in the year 1544.
May 23 On this day in history german emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark
May 24 In the year 1544 william Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism)
May 29 Jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
Jul 14 On this day in history english troops attack The Canal
Jul 18 In the year 1544 rené van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25
Jul 19 Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began in the year 1544.
Jul 21 René of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle in the year 1544.
Aug 17 Imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France on this day in history.
Aug 28 Alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1544.
Nov 10 Antwerps painter John Matsys banished in the year 1544.
Nov 19 Pope Paul III opens council of Trente on this day in history.
Nov 27 Ascanio Trombeti, composer in the year 1544.
Dec 23 Anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71) in the year 1544.