Historical Events In 1560
Friday, 17 January 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies
Jan 03 On this day in history peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56
Jan 05 William Cobbold, composer in the year 1560.
Jan 28 On this day in history john a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies
Jan 31 In the year 1560 spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
Feb 16 Jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 07 Christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa on this day in history.
Mar 13 Spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1560 failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
Apr 19 Philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Jun 10 Mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 11 Marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44 on this day in history.
Jun 12 Battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto in the year 1560.
Jul 01 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/duke of Aarschot in the year 1560.
Jul 06 England/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1560 turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden
Aug 10 Hieronymus Praetorius, composer in the year 1560.
Aug 21 In the year 1560 tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy
Sep 08 On this day in history amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident
Sep 25 Spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg, 1st archbishop of Utrecht on this day in history.
Sep 29 Gustaaf I, king of Sweden (1523-60), dies in the year 1560.
Nov 07 Peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies in the year 1560.
Dec 05 In the year 1560 francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16