Historical Events In 1561
Wednesday, 20 October 2021
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) on this day in history.
Jan 22 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher on this day in history.
Jan 28 On this day in history by Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended
Jan 31 In the year 1561 menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
Feb 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1561 william of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais
Feb 26 On this day in history jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 in the year 1561.
Mar 29 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic in the year 1561.
Apr 14 In the year 1561 a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
Jun 24 In the year 1561 rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden
Jul 02 In the year 1561 menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
Aug 19 Mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots in the year 1561.
Aug 19 Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 On this day in history willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon
Aug 29 On this day in history bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 Sermon of Poissy on this day in history.
Sep 23 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida in the year 1561.
Sep 29 Roomen, mathematician on this day in history.
Oct 18 Fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1561 johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 In the year 1561 carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland in the year 1561.
Dec 09 On this day in history edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed on this day in history.