Historical Events In 1578
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Jan 28 Cornelis Haga, Dutch lawyer/ambassador to Constantinople (1611-39) in the year 1578.
Jan 31 On this day in history battle of Gembloers
Feb 05 On this day in history giovanni B Moroni, Italian portrait painter, dies
Feb 09 Giambattista Andreini, Italian playwright/actor (L'adamo) on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion
Mar 10 Queen Elizabeth I gives Johan Casimir £20,000 to aid Dutch rebellion in the year 1578.
Mar 17 Francesco Albana, Ital painter (Mary's Ascension) in the year 1578.
Mar 18 In the year 1578 adam Elsheimer, German painter/cartoonist/etcher, baptized
Mar 31 In the year 1578 juan de Escobedo, sec of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered
Apr 01 Englishman William Harvey discovers blood circulation on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1578 william Harvey of England discovers blood circulation
Apr 01 William Harvey, England, physician (discovered blood circulation) on this day in history.
Apr 08 In the year 1578 william Harvey of England discovers blood circulation
Apr 14 In the year 1578 james Hepburn, 4th Earl of Bothwell, consort of Mary I of Scotland
Apr 14 Philip III, King of Spain & Portugal (1598-1621) on this day in history.
Apr 27 Duel of the Mignons claims the lives of two favorites of Henry III of France and two favorites of Henry I, Duke of Guise on this day in history.
May 30 In the year 1578 valentin Dretzel, composer
May 31 Martin Frobisher sails from Harwich, England to Frobisher Bay, Canada, eventually to mine fool's gold, used to pave streets in London on this day in history.
Jun 11 England grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize US in the year 1578.
Jul 02 In the year 1578 martin Frobisher sights Baffin Island.
Jul 04 In the year 1578 charles de Berlaymont, baron of Hierges, gov/viceroy of Names, dies
Jul 09 In the year 1578 ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hungary/German Emperor (1619-37)
Jul 31 On this day in history catharina Belgica of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange
Aug 02 Battle of Rijmenam in the year 1578.
Aug 04 On this day in history 2 Moroccan royalist, dies in battle
Aug 04 In the year 1578 battle of Alcazarquivir, Moroccans defeat Portuguese, 10,000 killed
Aug 04 In the year 1578 battle of Alcazarquivir, Morrocans defeat Portugeese
Aug 11 Pedro Nunes, [Nonius], Port mathematician/astronomer (nonius), dies in the year 1578.
Aug 13 In the year 1578 duke French van Anjou recognized as protector of Netherlands
Oct 01 Don Juan d'Austria, Spanish land guardian of Netherlands, dies at 31 on this day in history.
Oct 10 Count Johan Casimir occupies Ghent with 500 horsemen in the year 1578.
Nov 08 On this day in history johann Walter, composer, dies at 51
Dec 02 Agostino Agazzari, composer in the year 1578.