Historical Events In 1555
Saturday, 20 July 2019
Feb 09 On this day in history bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake.
Feb 09 In the year 1555 john Hooper, deprived Bishop of Gloucester, burnt for heresy
Mar 02 Ludovico Spontoni, composer in the year 1555.
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 On this day in history marcello Cervini elected Pope Marcellus II
Apr 12 In the year 1555 johanna de Wanzinnige, Queen of Castilie (1504-20), dies at 75
Apr 17 Siena surrenders for Spanish troops in the year 1555.
May 01 Marcellus II, [Marcello Cervini], Italian Pope (1555), dies at 53 in the year 1555.
May 23 In the year 1555 giampietro Caraffa elected Pope Paul IV
May 25 Gemma Frisius, Frisian geographer/astronomer, dies at 46 in the year 1555.
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 On this day in history calvinists are granted rights in the Netherlands.
Sep 08 Thomas Villanova, Spanish saint/archbishop of Valencia, dies in the year 1555.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1555 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1555 stephen Gardiner, English bishop of Winchester, dies at about 65
Nov 12 The English Parliament re-establishes Catholicism on this day in history.
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 French Vervoort, Flemish mystic (Bruylocht Cleedt), dies at about 65 in the year 1555.
Dec 27 On this day in history johann Arndt, German Lutherian theologist