Historical Events In 1560
Saturday, 24 October 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history guillaume du Bellay, Sieur de Langey, French soldier, dies
Jan 03 Peder Palladus, Danish church reformer (Visitasbog), dies at about 56 on this day in history.
Jan 05 William Cobbold, composer on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1560 john a Lasco, [John Laski], Polish nobleman/reformed theologist, dies
Jan 31 Spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois on this day in history.
Feb 16 Jean du Bellay, French Catholic cardinal and diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1560 christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa
Mar 13 Spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli in the year 1560.
Mar 15 On this day in history failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
Apr 19 On this day in history philipp Melanchton (Schwazerd), church reformer, dies at 63
Jun 10 Mary de Guise, queen-mother of Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 11 In the year 1560 marie Guise, French wife of king Jacobus V of Scotland, dies at 44
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 on this day in history.
Jul 06 England/Scotland signs Treaty of Edinburgh on this day in history.
Jul 29 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden in the year 1560.
Aug 10 On this day in history hieronymus Praetorius, composer
Aug 21 Tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy on this day in history.
Sep 08 Amy Robsart, wife of English premier Robert Dudley, dies by accident on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1560 spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg, 1st archbishop of Utrecht
Sep 29 On this day in history gustaaf I, king of Sweden (1523-60), dies
Nov 07 Peter S Lotichius, [Peter Lotz], German poet (Opera omnia), dies in the year 1560.
Dec 05 Francois II, King of France (1559-60), dies at 16 in the year 1560.