Historical Events In 1563
Monday, 11 December 2023
Jan 30 Franciscus Gomarus, [Francois Gomaer], Dutch theologist/opera singer on this day in history.
Feb 01 Menas, Emperor of Ethiopia (died of fever) in the year 1563.
Feb 02 On this day in history hans Neusiedler, Hungarian/German luitist/author, dies at approx 54
Feb 15 In the year 1563 russian troops occupy Polotsk Lithuania
Feb 18 Huguenot Jean Poltrot de Méré shoots General François De Guise in the year 1563.
Feb 18 Huguenot Jean Poltrot de Mere shoots gen Francois De Guise on this day in history.
Feb 24 Francois Guise, French general/duke, assassinated at 44 on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1563 william Byrd is appointed organist at Lincoln Cathedral
Mar 01 On this day in history london plague in London killing 20,100+ in London people
Mar 11 League of High Nobles routes 2nd protest against King Philip II on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1563 john Bull, composer of British natl anthem (God Save The King), dies
Mar 19 Peace of Amboise: Rights for Huguenots in the year 1563.
Mar 19 In the year 1563 peace of Amboise; Rights for Huguenots
Apr 30 On this day in history jews are expelled from France by order of Charles VI
Jun 01 Robert Cecil, Earl of Salisbury, English prime minister (1598-1612) in the year 1563.
Jul 27 On this day in history french army recaptures Le Havre
Jul 29 In the year 1563 league of High Nobles routes King Philip II
Aug 17 King Charles IX of France (13) declared an adult in the year 1563.
Aug 30 Jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled in the year 1563.
Sep 08 Maximilian chosen king of Hungary in the year 1563.
Sep 17 Henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland, English soldier on this day in history.
Oct 13 Francesco Caracciolo, Italian religious founder/saint (Caracciolini) on this day in history.
Oct 17 Jodocus Hondius, Flemish mathematician/cartographer on this day in history.
Nov 05 Anna van Nassau, daughter of prince Willem I/Anna of Saksen in the year 1563.
Nov 27 On this day in history robbert Robbertsz, (le Canu), nautical expert
Dec 04 In the year 1563 council of Trent holds last session, after 18 years
Dec 29 On this day in history francesco Maria Guaitoli, composer