Historical Events In 1555
Thursday, 09 April 2020
Feb 09 In the year 1555 bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 On this day in history john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
Mar 02 On this day in history ludovico Spontoni, composer
Mar 23 Julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67 on this day in history.
Mar 27 On this day in history william Hunter, Protestant martyr
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 in the year 1555.
Apr 17 Siena surrenders for Spanish troops in the year 1555.
May 01 On this day in history marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53
May 23 In the year 1555 giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV
May 25 In the year 1555 gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46
Jun 07 Maarten van Rossum, Dutch army leader, dies at about 76 on this day in history.
Jul 02 In the year 1555 turgut Reis sacks the Italian city of Paola.
Aug 23 Calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies
Sep 23 In the year 1555 louise de Coligny, French 4th wife of Willem of Orange
Sep 25 In the year 1555 freedom of Religion in Augsburg
Sep 30 Oxford Bishop Nicholas Ridley sentenced to death as a heretic in the year 1555.
Oct 16 On this day in history an English protestant, Nicholas Ridley, is burned at the stake for heresy
Oct 16 Hugh Latimer, royal chaplain of Anna Boley, burned at stake at 80 in the year 1555.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history french Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65
Dec 27 Johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist in the year 1555.