Historical Events In 1576
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Jan 12 On this day in history peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian
Jan 19 Hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history the Mexican city of LeĂłn is founded by order of the viceroy Don MartĂn EnrĂquez de Almansa.
Feb 03 Henry of Navarre (future Henry IV) escapes from Paris on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1576 henry of Navarre abjures Catholicism at Tours
Mar 05 Don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70 in the year 1576.
Mar 31 Louise Juliana of Nassau, Regent of Bohemia (died 1644) in the year 1576.
Apr 27 Peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur on this day in history.
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 In the year 1576 dutch Council of State replaced by Council of Beroerten
May 17 Ferdinand van Apshoven, the Older, Flemish painter, baptized in the year 1576.
May 23 Tycho Brahe given Hveen Island to build Uraniborg Observatory in the year 1576.
May 27 In the year 1576 louis de Boisot, Dutch admiral, drowns at about 44
May 29 Spanish army under Mondragón conquerors Zierik sea on this day in history.
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 in the year 1576.
Jul 11 In the year 1576 martin Frobisher sights Greenland.
Jul 26 Muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst on this day in history.
Aug 15 In the year 1576 baliny Valentin Bakfark, composer, dies
Aug 27 In the year 1576 titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
Sep 21 On this day in history girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74
Oct 12 On this day in history maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies
Oct 12 Rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria on this day in history.
Oct 19 In the year 1576 dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence
Oct 20 On this day in history spanish troops occupies & plunder Maastricht
Oct 25 On this day in history thomas Weelkes, composer
Oct 26 In the year 1576 frederick II the Vrome, ruler of Palts, dies
Oct 30 Enrico C Davila, Padua Italy, writer (Storia delguerre civili Francia) on this day in history.
Nov 04 Spanish defeat Walloons & take Antwerp Belgium in the year 1576.
Nov 08 On this day in history eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent
Dec 03 In the year 1576 marsilio Casentini, composer
Dec 04 Rheticus, mathematician, dies in the year 1576.
Dec 15 In the year 1576 joachim Hopperus, [Hoppers], Frisian lawyer/politician, dies at 53