Historical Events In 1544
Sunday, 24 September 2023
Jan 19 In the year 1544 francis II de Valois-Angouleme, king of France (1559-60)
Jan 30 In the year 1544 adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland
Mar 11 On this day in history torquato Tasso, Italy, Renaissance poet (Aminta, Apologia)
Apr 14 Battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss on this day in history.
Apr 30 In the year 1544 thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England
May 01 Turkish troops occupy Hungary on this day in history.
May 17 Scot earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII on this day in history.
May 17 Scottish Earl Matthew van Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII in the year 1544.
May 23 In the year 1544 german emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark
May 24 William Gilbert, Essex England, physicist (researcher into magnetism) in the year 1544.
May 29 Jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68 in the year 1544.
Jul 14 English troops attack The Canal in the year 1544.
Jul 18 RenÃ© van Chalon, viceroy of Holland, dies in battle at 25 on this day in history.
Jul 19 Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began in the year 1544.
Jul 21 In the year 1544 renÃ© of Chalon [Renatus of Nassau], prince of Orange, slain in battle
Aug 17 Imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France in the year 1544.
Aug 28 In the year 1544 alardus Aemstelredamus, priest/humanist, dies at about 53
Sep 18 In the year 1544 charles V of Germany & Francis I of France sign Peace of Crepy
Sep 30 In the year 1544 king Henry VIII draws his armies out of France
Nov 10 Antwerps painter John Matsys banished on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1544 pope Paul III opens council of Trente
Nov 27 On this day in history ascanio Trombeti, composer
Dec 23 On this day in history anna, duchess of Saxson/wife of prince Willem of Orange (1561-71)