Historical Events In 1568
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Jan 24 In the year 1568 abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire
Jan 24 In the Netherlands, Duke of Alva declares William of Orange an outlaw in the year 1568.
Feb 15 In the year 1568 hendrik van Brederode, Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
Feb 17 Holy Roman Emperor agrees to pay tribute to the Sultan for peace in the year 1568.
Feb 19 In the year 1568 miles Coverdale, translator (1st complete English Bible), dies at 80
Mar 09 Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince/jesuit/saint in the year 1568.
Mar 20 On this day in history albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77
Mar 23 On this day in history treaty of Longjumeau French huguenots go on strike
Mar 23 In the year 1568 treaty of Longjumeau: French huguenots go on strike
May 11 Christian I, ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain) on this day in history.
May 13 Mary Queen of Scots is defeated by English at battle of Langside in the year 1568.
May 16 Mary Queen of Scotland flees to England on this day in history.
May 17 In the year 1568 christoph Thomas Walliser, composer
May 19 English queen Elizabeth I arrests Scottish queen Mary in the year 1568.
May 19 Mary, queen of Scots, arrested on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27
May 23 On this day in history battle at Heiligerlee Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed
May 23 Battle at Heiligerlee: Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1568 duke of Alva, & 18 nobles, beheaded
Jun 01 On this day in history duke van Alva beheads 18 nobles in Brussels
Jun 05 In the year 1568 lamoraal, earl of Egmont/prince of Gavere, beheaded
Jul 06 Johann Oporinus, Swiss book publisher/publisher, dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jul 10 On this day in history battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish
Jul 13 Dean of St Paul's Cathedral perfects a way to bottle beer in the year 1568.
Jul 21 On this day in history battle at Jemmingen: Alva's troops beat Dutch rebellion
Jul 23 On this day in history don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23
Sep 03 In the year 1568 adriano Banchieri, composer
Sep 24 In the year 1568 antoon van Stralen, Flemish mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47
Oct 03 Elisabeth van Valois, French queen of Spain, dies at 23 on this day in history.
Oct 05 Conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart on this day in history.
Oct 14 Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer in the year 1568.
Oct 21 In the year 1568 2nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten/Gnesiolutheranen
Dec 23 Roger Ascham, tutor of Elizabeth I of England in the year 1568.
Dec 24 In the year 1568 uprising of Morisco's in Granada