Historical Events In 1557
Friday, 10 July 2020
Jan 01 Jacques Cartier, French explorer (Canada), dies at 65 in the year 1557.
Feb 11 On this day in history john Wtenbogaert, remonstrants theologist
Feb 15 In the year 1557 alfonso Fontanelli, composer
Feb 24 Matthias, Vienna, Holy Roman emperor (1612-19) on this day in history.
Feb 27 1st Russian Embassy arrives in London on this day in history.
Feb 27 First Russian Embassy opens in London, Russia & US sign trade agreement in the year 1557.
Apr 09 Michael Agricola, Finnish theologist/church reformer/bishop, dies on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history cuenca is founded in Ecuador.
May 05 On this day in history 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 Dutch States-General meet at Valenciennes in the year 1557.
Aug 10 In the year 1557 battle at St Quentin: Lamoraal of Egmont & Philibert beat France
Sep 01 On this day in history jacques Cartier, French explorer, dies (birth date unknown)
Sep 11 Catholic & Lutheran theology debated in Worm in the year 1557.
Sep 16 On this day in history jacques Mauduit, composer
Oct 05 In the year 1557 il Bacchiacca, [Franceso Ubertini], Italian painter, dies at 63
Dec 03 In the year 1557 1st Covenant of Scottish protestants form
Dec 07 On this day in history girolamo Trombeti, composer
Dec 13 Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician, dies in the year 1557.