Historical Events In 1576
Thursday, 02 July 2020
Jan 12 In the year 1576 peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian
Jan 19 In the year 1576 hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81
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 On this day in history henry of Navarre abjures Catholicism at Tours
Mar 01 In the year 1576 cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people
Mar 05 On this day in history don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70
Mar 31 In the year 1576 louise Juliana of Nassau, Regent of Bohemia (died 1644)
Apr 27 In the year 1576 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 on this day in history.
May 14 Dutch Council of State replaced by Council of Beroerten in the year 1576.
May 17 Ferdinand van Apshoven, the Older, Flemish painter, baptized on this day in history.
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 in the year 1576.
May 29 Spanish army under Mondragon conquerors Zierik sea on this day in history.
May 30 Harada Naomasa, Japanese retainer and samurai in the year 1576.
Jul 02 Muitende Spanish soldiers conquer Zierik Sea on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1576 martin Frobisher sights Greenland.
Jul 26 In the year 1576 muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst
Aug 15 On this day in history baliny Valentin Bakfark, composer, dies
Aug 27 Titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1576 girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74
Oct 12 Maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies on this day in history.
Oct 12 Rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria in the year 1576.
Oct 19 On this day in history dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence
Oct 20 On this day in history spanish troops occupies & plunder Maastricht
Oct 25 Thomas Weelkes, composer in the year 1576.
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) in the year 1576.
Nov 04 Spanish defeat Walloons & take Antwerp Belgium on this day in history.
Nov 08 Eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent on this day in history.
Dec 03 Marsilio Casentini, composer in the year 1576.
Dec 04 Rheticus, mathematician, dies on this day in history.