Historical Events In 1561
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Jan 22 On this day in history francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum)
Jan 22 The birth of Francis Bacon, English politician and philospher on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1561 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 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 On this day in history 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 On this day in history santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
Apr 14 A battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany on this day in history.
Jun 24 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on this day in history.
Jul 02 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz on this day in history.
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 Jacopo Peri, composer in the year 1561.
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon in the year 1561.
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) in the year 1561.
Sep 09 On this day in history sermon of Poissy
Sep 23 King Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida on this day in history.
Sep 29 In the year 1561 roomen, mathematician
Oct 18 In the year 1561 fourth Battle of Kawanakajima -- Takeda Shingen defeats Uesugi Kenshin in the climax of their ongoing conflicts.
Oct 21 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 in the year 1561.
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author on this day in history.
Nov 29 On this day in history lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony in the year 1561.
Dec 21 On this day in history archbishop Granvelle installed