Historical Events In 1555
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Feb 09 Bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake on this day in history.
Feb 09 John Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy in the year 1555.
Mar 02 Ludovico Spontoni, composer on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
Mar 27 William Hunter, Protestant martyr in the year 1555.
Apr 09 In the year 1555 marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
Apr 12 Johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Apr 17 In the year 1555 siena surrenders for Spanish troops
May 01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 in the year 1555.
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 On this day in history turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
Aug 23 On this day in history calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands.
Sep 08 In the year 1555 thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies
Sep 23 On this day in history louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange
Sep 25 Freedom of Religion in Augsburg in the year 1555.
Sep 30 Oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic on this day in history.
Oct 16 An English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy in the year 1555.
Oct 16 In the year 1555 hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80
Oct 21 Emperor Charles V makes Erard of Pallandt earl of Culemborg on this day in history.
Oct 25 In the year 1555 emperor Karel puts son Philip II in charge of Netherlands/Naples/Milan
Nov 12 On this day in history stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
Nov 12 The English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism in the year 1555.
Nov 17 William of Orange becomes member of Council of State on this day in history.
Nov 21 Georg Agricola, [Bauer], German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61 in the year 1555.
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