Historical Events In 1555
Saturday, 02 December 2023
Feb 09 On this day in history bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy in the year 1555.
Mar 02 In the year 1555 ludovico Spontoni, composer
Mar 23 Julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67 in the year 1555.
Mar 27 In the year 1555 william Hunter, Protestant martyr
Apr 09 Marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II on this day in history.
Apr 12 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 in the year 1555.
Apr 17 Siena surrenders for Spanish troops on this day in history.
May 01 In the year 1555 marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 23 Giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV on this day in history.
May 25 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 on this day in history.
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
Jul 02 Turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1555 calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands.
Sep 08 On this day in history thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies
Sep 23 Louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange in the year 1555.
Sep 25 In the year 1555 freedom of Religion in Augsburg
Sep 30 In the year 1555 oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic
Oct 16 In the year 1555 an English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy
Oct 16 On this day in history hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80
Oct 21 In the year 1555 emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg
Oct 25 On this day in history emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan
Nov 12 Stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65 on this day in history.
Nov 12 In the year 1555 the English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism.
Nov 17 In the year 1555 william of Orange becomes member of Council of State
Nov 21 In the year 1555 georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
Nov 24 In the year 1555 french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65
Dec 27 On this day in history johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist