Historical Events In 1576
Friday, 22 September 2023
Jan 12 Peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian on this day in history.
Jan 19 Hans Sachs, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1576.
Jan 20 The Mexican city of LeÃ³n is founded by order of the viceroy Don MartÃn EnrÃquez de Almansa in the year 1576.
Feb 03 Henry of Navarre (future Henry IV) escapes from Paris on this day in history.
Feb 05 Henry of Navarre abjures Catholicism at Tours on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history cocoliztli epidemic of 1576 in Mexico killing 2-2.5 million (50% of population) people
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) on this day in history.
Apr 27 Peace of Beaulieu & Paix de Monsieur in the year 1576.
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 in the year 1576.
May 23 Tycho Brahe given Hveen Island to build Uraniborg Observatory on this day in history.
May 27 Louis de Boisot, Dutch admiral, drowns at about 44 in the year 1576.
May 29 Spanish army under Mondragón conquerors Zierik sea on this day in history.
May 29 Spanish army under Mondragon conquerors Zierik sea in the year 1576.
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 Martin Frobisher sights Greenland on this day in history.
Jul 26 Muitende Spanish troops conquer Aalst on this day in history.
Aug 15 Baliny Valentin Bakfark, composer, dies in the year 1576.
Aug 27 In the year 1576 titian, [Tiziano Vecelli], Italian painter, dies of plague
Sep 21 Girolamo Cardano, Italian mathematician, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Oct 12 Maximiliaan II, German king/Kaiser (1564-76), dies in the year 1576.
Oct 12 In the year 1576 rudolf II succeeds Maximilian II as arch duke of Austria
Oct 19 Dutch provinces begin consultation about Spanish existence on this day in history.
Oct 20 Spanish troops occupies & plunder Maastricht in the year 1576.
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 In the year 1576 eighty Years' War: Pacification of Ghent
Dec 03 Marsilio Casentini, composer in the year 1576.
Dec 04 In the year 1576 rheticus, mathematician, dies