Historical Events In 1566
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jan 07 In the year 1566 antonio "Michele" Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 On this day in history antonio Michaele Ghislieri is elected Pope Pius V
Jan 07 Ludovicus Blosius, [Louis de Blois "Dacrianus"], wrtier, dies in the year 1566.
Jan 14 Angelo Notari, composer in the year 1566.
Jan 30 Alessandro Piccinini, composer on this day in history.
Feb 13 In the year 1566 st Augustine FL founded
Feb 13 St Augustine, Florida founded on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history st. Augustine, Florida is founded.
Mar 09 In the year 1566 david Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered
Mar 09 On this day in history david Rizzio, the private secretary to Mary I of Scotland, is murdered in the Palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Mar 26 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies in the year 1566.
Mar 28 On this day in history siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
Apr 05 200 Brussel nobles offer Margaretha of Parma a petition on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1566 diane de Poitiers, lover of French King Henry II, dies
May 10 On this day in history leonhard Fuchs, German botanist, dies at 65
May 26 In the year 1566 mohammed III, sultan of Turkey (1595-1603)
Jun 19 On this day in history james I Stuart, king of Scotland (James VI)/England (1567/1603-25)
Jun 19 The birth of James VI of Scotland and England on this day in history.
Jun 20 Sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden on this day in history.
Jul 02 Nostradamus French astrologer/physician/prophet, dies in Salon in the year 1566.
Jul 02 In the year 1566 nostradamus, [Michel de Nostre-Dam], French astrologist, dies at 62
Jul 31 In the year 1566 bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
Aug 04 Girolamo della Robbia, Italian sculptor (Majolica relief), dies on this day in history.
Aug 10 In the year 1566 iconoclasm begins
Aug 12 Isabella CE, infante of Spain/governess of the Netherlands in the year 1566.
Aug 20 Iconoclasm reaches Antwerp Belgium in the year 1566.
Aug 23 Beeldenstorm reaches Amsterdam on this day in history.
Aug 25 In the year 1566 iconoclastic fury begins in Dutch province Utrecht
Sep 02 Taddeo Zuccari, Italian painter, dies at 37 on this day in history.
Sep 05 Suleiman I, Great Law Giver, sultan of Turkey (1520-66), dies at 71 in the year 1566.
Sep 22 In the year 1566 john Agricola, [Schneider], German theologist/prime minister, dies
Sep 27 Marcus A Vida, [Marcus Hieronymus], Italian humanist/poet/bishop, dies in the year 1566.
Nov 06 On this day in history julien Perrichon, composer
Dec 01 On this day in history philip, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, gov of Ft Gorinchem/Nijmegen