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Historical Events In 1556

Sunday, 23 February 2020

Jan 16   On this day in history emperor Karel appoints his son Philip II, king of Spain  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 23   Most deadly earthquake kills 830,000 in Shansi Province, China in the year 1556.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 23   Most deadly earthquake kills 830,000 in Shensi Province, China in the year 1556.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 24   Heavy earthquake strikes Shaaxi China, kills 830,000 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 27   In the year 1556 abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 27   In the year 1556 willem of Orange becomes knight of Guilder Flies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 05   Kings Henri I & Philip II sign Treaty of Vaucelles on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 05   Kings Henri I &Philip II sign Treaty of Vaucelles on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 07   In the year 1556 maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 14   On this day in history archbishop Thomas Cranmer declared a heretic  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Feb 21   On this day in history sethus Calvisius, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 18   On this day in history francois-Hercule de Valois, French duke of Anjou/Brabant  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 19   In the year 1556 lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 21   In the year 1556 archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Cranmer burned at the stake as a heretic.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 21   On this day in history thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 22   Cardinal Reginald Pole becomes archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 28   Karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 13   Portuguese Marranos who revert back to Judaism burned by order of Pope on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 18   In the year 1556 luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 10   In the year 1556 martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 31   Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 in the year 1556.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 10   Philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer in the year 1556.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 25   David Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Sep 09   In the year 1556 pope Paul IV refuses to crown Ferdinand of Austria emperor  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Sep 12   In the year 1556 emperor Charles resigns, his brother Ferdinand van Austria takes over  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Sep 13   In the year 1556 charles V & Maria of Hungary march into Spain  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Sep 15   Vlissingen ex-emperor Charles V returns to Spain in the year 1556.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Oct 17   In the year 1556 ex-emperor Karel departs Netherland for Spain  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Oct 31   John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 05   Akbar (14) succeeds his father Humajun on as Sultan of Delhi on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 10   Richard Chancellor, English explorer, dies in shipwreck off Scotland in the year 1556.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 10   Russian treasure ship Edward Bonaventure, carrying Ivan the Terrible's ambassador to Elizabeth 1 of England, was wrecked off Rosehearty, Aberdeenshire on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 23   On this day in history king Philip II confers with Dutch financial experts  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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Jan 08   Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord (d. 1623) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jan 27   In the year 1556 birth of abbas I, "the Great," shah of Persia (1587-1629)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 07   In the year 1556 birth of maria van Nassau, Dutch countess of Buren  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Feb 21   On this day in history birth of sethus Calvisius, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 07   On this day in history birth of guillaume du Vair, French writer (d. 1621)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 18   Francois-Hercule de Valois, French duke of Anjou/Brabant was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 10   In the year 1556 birth of philipp Nicolai, Germany, theologist/poet/composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Nov 15   In the year 1556 birth of jacques-Davy Duperron, French cardinal (d. 1618)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Famous Deaths In 1556

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Mar 19   On this day in history lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Mar 21   Thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66 died in the year 1556.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Apr 18   On this day in history luigi Alamanni, Italian poet (Flora, Antigone), dies at 61  Click To Send On Whatsapp

May 28   Saitō Dōsan, Japanese daimyo (b. 1494?) died on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jun 10   In the year 1556 martin Agricola [M Sore], German composer/cantor, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Jul 31   On this day in history ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Aug 25   On this day in history david Jorisz, Flemish glass blower/sect leader, dies at about 54  Click To Send On Whatsapp

Oct 31   John Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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