Historical Events In 1591
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Jan 07 Jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59 on this day in history.
Jan 18 King Naresuan of Siam kills Crown Prince Minchit Sra of Burma in single combat, for which this date is now observed marked as Royal Thai Armed Forces day on this day in history.
Jan 19 Edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60 in the year 1591.
Feb 03 In the year 1591 german monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau
Feb 05 On this day in history gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies
Mar 01 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV in the year 1591.
Mar 13 Battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai in the year 1591.
Mar 13 In the year 1591 battle at Tondibi: Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Apr 19 Chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1591 dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9
May 17 In the year 1591 jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51
May 20 Spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius in the year 1591.
May 26 In the year 1591 dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer
Jun 20 Mauritius & Willem van Nassau occupy Devente on this day in history.
Jun 21 Aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies on this day in history.
Jul 18 On this day in history jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40
Aug 18 Governor of Roanoke Island colony returns from England & found everyone in the colony had disappeared [or Aug 17, 1590] on this day in history.
Aug 19 French king Henri IV occupies Rouen in the year 1591.
Aug 23 In the year 1591 luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies
Aug 24 On this day in history robert Herrick, England, poet (Gather ye rosebuds) (baptized)
Sep 08 Jacqueline M A de Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history -10] Battle at Flores Azores: Spanish beat English
Sep 12 Richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49 in the year 1591.
Sep 21 On this day in history french bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France
Sep 23 Michael Lohr, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 On this day in history gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56
Oct 21 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau in the year 1591.
Oct 29 Giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX in the year 1591.
Nov 12 Castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza in the year 1591.
Dec 14 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies in the year 1591.
Dec 30 Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 in the year 1591.