Historical Events In 1553
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Feb 04 In the year 1553 caspar Othmayr, composer, dies at 37
Feb 19 In the year 1553 erasmus Reinhold, German mathematician, dies at 41
Apr 09 Francois Rabelais, French author (Gargantua/Pantagruel), dies at 49 on this day in history.
Apr 29 On this day in history flemish woman introduces practice of starching linen into England
May 21 English Lady Jane Grey marries Guildford Dudley on this day in history.
Jun 12 In the year 1553 king Edward VI accept archbishop Cranmers "42 Articles"
Jun 15 On this day in history ernst, archduke of Austria/governor of the Netherlands
Jun 26 In the year 1553 christ's Hospital in England granted a charter
Jul 06 Edward VI Tudor, King of England (1547-53), dies at 15 in the year 1553.
Jul 09 Battle at Sievershausen Solingen: van Saksen beats Alcibiades on this day in history.
Jul 10 Lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England in the year 1553.
Jul 11 On this day in history mauritius, duke/monarch of Saksen (1547-53), dies of injuries at 32
Jul 19 In the year 1553 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days
Jul 20 PM John Dudley captured in Cambridge on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history pope Julius III orders confiscation & burning of Jewish Talmud
Aug 12 Pope Julius III orders confiscation and burning of the Talmud on this day in history.
Aug 13 Michael Servetus is arrested by John Calvin in Geneva as a heretic in the year 1553.
Aug 17 Charles III, Duke of Savoy, dies in the year 1553.
Aug 22 John Dudley, English Lord Admiral/premier (1551-53), beheaded in the year 1553.
Aug 23 In the year 1553 bishop Stephen Gardiner appointed English Lord Chancellor
Sep 04 Cornelia da Nomatalcino, monk converted to Judaism, burned at stake on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history city of Lichfield, England established
Sep 08 City of Lichfield, England forms in the year 1553.
Sep 13 English Hugh Latimer arrested in the year 1553.
Oct 07 On this day in history cristóbal de Morales, Spanish composer (bc. 1500)
Oct 16 On this day in history lucas Cranach Sr, German painter, dies at 81
Oct 19 In the year 1553 bonifazio Veronese/Veneziano, [de' Pitati], Italian painter, dies
Oct 21 In the year 1553 volumes of Talmud are burned
Oct 21 Volumes of the Talmud are burned on this day in history.
Oct 27 Condemned as a heretic, Michael Servetus is burned at the stake just outside Geneva in the year 1553.
Oct 27 In the year 1553 michael Servetus, Spanish physician, burns at stake for heresy
Nov 13 In the year 1553 english Lady Jane Grey/bishop Cranmer accused of high treason
Nov 23 Prospero Alpini, Italy, botanist/physician (De Medocoma Aegyptorum) on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history henry IV, 1st Bourbon-king of Navarre/France (1572/89-1610)