Historical Events In 1561
Wednesday, 08 April 2020
Jan 22 In the year 1561 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 By Edict of Orleans persecution of French Huguenots is suspended in the year 1561.
Jan 31 On this day in history menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
Feb 19 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais in the year 1561.
Feb 26 In the year 1561 jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
Mar 29 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic on this day in history.
Apr 14 In the year 1561 a battle of UFOs was seen in the sky over Nuremberg Germany
Jun 24 Rombout Hogerbeets, lawyer/pension minister of Leiden on this day in history.
Jul 02 In the year 1561 menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
Aug 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Aug 19 On this day in history mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France
Aug 20 In the year 1561 jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon in the year 1561.
Aug 29 Bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry) on this day in history.
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 Roomen, mathematician in the year 1561.
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 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author in the year 1561.
Nov 29 In the year 1561 lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony on this day in history.
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed on this day in history.