Historical Events In 1576
Wednesday, 23 September 2020
Jan 12 Peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian in the year 1576.
Jan 19 Hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history the Mexican city of León is founded by order of the viceroy Don Martín Enríquez de Almansa.
Feb 03 On this day in history henry of Navarre (future Henry IV) escapes from Paris
Feb 05 In the year 1576 henry of Navarre abjures Catholicism at Tours
Mar 01 Cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people on this day in history.
Mar 05 Don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1576 louise Juliana of Nassau, Regent of Bohemia (died 1644)
Apr 27 On this day in history peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur
May 01 Stefan Batory, the reigning Prince of Transylvania, marries Anna Jagiellon and they become the co-rulers of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth in the year 1576.
May 14 On this day in history dutch Council of State replaced by Council of Beroerten
May 17 Ferdinand van Apshoven, the Older, Flemish painter, baptized on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1576 tycho Brahe given Hveen Island to build Uraniborg Observatory
May 27 Louis de Boisot, Dutch admiral, drowns at about 44 in the year 1576.
May 29 In the year 1576 spanish army under Mondragón conquerors Zierik sea
May 29 In the year 1576 spanish army under Mondragon conquerors Zierik sea
May 30 In the year 1576 harada Naomasa, Japanese retainer and samurai
Jul 02 Muitende Spanish soldiers conquer Zierik Sea on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history martin Frobisher sights Greenland.
Jul 26 On this day in history muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst
Aug 15 On this day in history baliny Valentin Bakfark, composer, dies
Aug 27 On this day in history titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
Sep 21 Girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74 in the year 1576.
Oct 12 Maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies on this day in history.
Oct 12 On this day in history rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria
Oct 19 On this day in history dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence
Oct 20 Spanish troops occupies & plunder Maastricht in the year 1576.
Oct 25 Thomas Weelkes, composer on this day in history.
Oct 26 On this day in history frederick II the Vrome, ruler of Palts, dies
Oct 30 On this day in history enrico C Davila, Padua Italy, writer (Storia delguerre civili Francia)
Nov 04 Spanish defeat Walloons & take Antwerp Belgium in the year 1576.
Nov 08 Eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent on this day in history.
Dec 03 In the year 1576 marsilio Casentini, composer
Dec 04 In the year 1576 rheticus, mathematician, dies