Historical Events In 1580
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Jan 18 Antonio Scandello, Italian composer (Passion of John), dies at 63 in the year 1580.
Jan 31 On this day in history hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
Feb 15 In the year 1580 cunerus Petri, Dutch theologist/bishop of Leeuwarden, dies
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 In the year 1580 prince Willem of Orange welcomed in Amsterdam
Apr 01 Alonso Mudarra, Spanish composer in the year 1580.
Apr 11 On this day in history drenthe joins Union of Utrecht
Apr 18 Thomas Middleton, English playwright (Game of Chess) in the year 1580.
May 27 In the year 1580 jonker Barthold Entens van Mentheda until Middelstum, dies
Jun 10 On this day in history luis Vaz de Camoes, Portugal's national poet (Os Lusiados), dies
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 In the year 1580 battle at Hardenberg: Spanish troops beat rebels
Jun 18 Juliana van Stolberg, Engraver of Nassau, dies in the year 1580.
Jun 18 In the year 1580 states of Utrecht forbid catholic worship
Jun 25 On this day in history book of Concord, standards of Lutheran Church, 1st published
Jun 27 On this day in history duke van Alva's army occupies Portugal
Jul 06 On this day in history johann Stobaeus, composer
Jul 12 In the year 1580 ostrog Bible, the first printed Bible in a Slavic language, is published.
Jul 25 Baltazar Alvarez, Spanish jesuit/writer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1580.
Aug 30 Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
Sep 17 Charlotte Brabantia, countess of Nassau/daughter of Willem of Orange on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history treaty of Plessis-lez-Tours (Anjou/Dutch States-General)
Sep 26 Francis Drake with Spanish treasure returns to England in the year 1580.
Sep 26 On this day in history sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the globe
Oct 27 In the year 1580 john Bonga, beggar, dies
Nov 09 On this day in history gaspar Schetz, South Neth, minster of chief treasurer, dies at 67
Nov 09 Spanish troops lands in Ireland on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1580 willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
Nov 26 French Huguenots & Roman Catholics sign peace treaty in the year 1580.