Historical Events In 1580
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Jan 18 Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Jan 31 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies in the year 1580.
Feb 15 Cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies on this day in history.
Mar 03 In the year 1580 jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
Mar 15 Spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange in the year 1580.
Mar 17 Prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam in the year 1580.
Apr 01 Alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer in the year 1580.
Apr 11 Drenthe joins Union of Utrecht in the year 1580.
Apr 18 In the year 1580 thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess)
May 27 On this day in history jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies
Jun 10 Luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies in the year 1580.
Jun 15 In the year 1580 nicolaas van Nieuwland, corrupt 1st bishop of Haarlem, dies at 70
Jun 15 On this day in history phillip II of Spain declares William the Silent to be an outlaw.
Jun 17 Battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 1580 juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies
Jun 18 States of Utrecht forbid catholic worship in the year 1580.
Jun 25 On this day in history book of Concord, standards of Lutheran Church, 1st published
Jun 27 Duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal on this day in history.
Jul 06 Johann Stobaeus, composer in the year 1580.
Jul 12 Ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published on this day in history.
Jul 25 Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47 in the year 1580.
Aug 19 On this day in history andrea Palladio, architect/writer (Il Redentore, Venice), dies at 71
Aug 25 On this day in history battle of Alcantara, Spain defeats Portugal
Aug 25 Frederick Schenk van Toutenburg, last archbishop of Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
Aug 30 Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
Sep 17 In the year 1580 charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange
Sep 19 In the year 1580 treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General)
Sep 26 In the year 1580 francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England
Sep 26 Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe in the year 1580.
Oct 27 On this day in history john Bonga, beggar, dies
Nov 09 Gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Nov 09 In the year 1580 spanish troops lands in Ireland
Nov 21 In the year 1580 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
Nov 26 On this day in history french Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty