Historical Events In 1591
Tuesday, 19 October 2021
Jan 07 In the year 1591 jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59
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 German monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau in the year 1591.
Feb 05 Gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies on this day in history.
Mar 01 On this day in history pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
Mar 13 Battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai on this day in history.
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 in the year 1591.
May 15 Dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9 on this day in history.
May 17 Jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51 in the year 1591.
May 20 Spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius on this day in history.
May 26 Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer on this day in history.
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 Jakob Handl, [Petelin], Austrian composer/bandmaster, dies at 40 in the year 1591.
Aug 18 In the year 1591 governor of Roanoke Island colony returns from England & found everyone in the colony had disappeared [or Aug 17, 1590]
Aug 19 French king Henri IV occupies Rouen on this day in history.
Aug 23 Luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies in the year 1591.
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 in the year 1591.
Sep 09 On this day in history -10] Battle at Flores Azores: Spanish beat English
Sep 12 In the year 1591 richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49
Sep 21 In the year 1591 french bishops recognize Henri IV as king of France
Sep 23 In the year 1591 michael Lohr, composer
Oct 16 In the year 1591 gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56
Oct 21 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau on this day in history.
Oct 29 Giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX in the year 1591.
Nov 12 On this day in history castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza
Dec 14 Juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies on this day in history.
Dec 30 Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72 on this day in history.