Historical Events In 1557
Thursday, 20 February 2020
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 in the year 1557.
Feb 11 John Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist in the year 1557.
Feb 15 Alfonso Fontanelli, composer on this day in history.
Feb 24 In the year 1557 matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19)
Feb 27 In the year 1557 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London
Feb 27 First Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement in the year 1557.
Apr 09 On this day in history michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies
Apr 12 In the year 1557 cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
May 05 In the year 1557 emmanuel-Philibert van Lalaing, baron of Montigny/marquis of Renty
May 31 Theodorus I (Fedor Ivanovitsj), czar of Russia (1584-98) in the year 1557.
Jun 07 On this day in history england declares war on France
Jun 15 Sebastiaan Van Noyen, military master builder, dies in the year 1557.
Jul 16 Anne of Cleeves, queen of England/4th wife of Henry VIII, dies at 41 on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1557 dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes
Aug 10 Battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France in the year 1557.
Sep 01 In the year 1557 jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown)
Sep 11 On this day in history catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm
Sep 16 On this day in history jacques Mauduit, composer
Oct 05 On this day in history il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63
Dec 03 In the year 1557 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form
Dec 07 Girolamo Trombeti, composer on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1557 niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies