Historical Events In 1561
Monday, 20 May 2019
Jan 22 Francis Bacon, England, statesman/essayist (Novum Organum) in the year 1561.
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 in the year 1561.
Feb 22 William of Orange appointed viceroy of Burgundy/Charolais on this day in history.
Feb 26 On this day in history jorge de Montemayor, Spanish writer
Mar 05 On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
Mar 29 On this day in history santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
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 in the year 1561.
Jul 02 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia, defeats a revolt in Emfraz on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1561 mary Proclaimed Queen of Scots
Aug 19 Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France in the year 1561.
Aug 20 On this day in history jacopo Peri, composer
Aug 24 Willem of Orange marries duchess Anna of Saxon on this day in history.
Aug 29 In the year 1561 bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
Sep 09 In the year 1561 sermon of Poissy
Sep 23 In the year 1561 king Philip II of Spain forbids Spanish settlements in Florida
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 Johannes Vasaeus, Flemish humanist/historian, dies at about 49 in the year 1561.
Nov 21 Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/author in the year 1561.
Nov 29 On this day in history lofland subjects himself on Sigismund August II of Poland
Dec 09 On this day in history edwin Sandys, a founder of Virginia colony
Dec 21 On this day in history archbishop Granvelle installed