Historical Events In 1561
Wednesday, 12 August 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 in the year 1561.
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 On this day in history mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on this day in history.
Feb 26 Jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer in the year 1561.
Mar 05 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1561.
Jul 02 On this day in history menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz.
Aug 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Aug 19 In the year 1561 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 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 29 On this day in history roomen, mathematician
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 On this day in history johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49
Nov 21 On this day in history carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author
Nov 29 Lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland on this day in history.
Dec 09 Edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony in the year 1561.
Dec 21 Archbishop Granvelle installed on this day in history.