Historical Events In 1591
Friday, 24 January 2020
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 In the year 1591 edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60
Feb 03 German monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau in the year 1591.
Feb 05 On this day in history gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies
Mar 01 On this day in history pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
Mar 13 On this day in history battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
Mar 13 Battle at Tondibi: Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai in the year 1591.
Apr 19 On this day in history chartres surrenders to king Henri IV in France
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 on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history 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 in the year 1591.
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] in the year 1591.
Aug 19 French king Henri IV occupies Rouen in the year 1591.
Aug 23 Luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies in the year 1591.
Aug 24 In the year 1591 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 -10] Battle at Flores Azores: Spanish beat English in the year 1591.
Sep 12 In the year 1591 richard Grenville, vice-admiral (Roanoke) dies in battle at 49
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 Gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56 on this day in history.
Oct 21 Nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau in the year 1591.
Oct 29 In the year 1591 giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX
Nov 12 Castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza in the year 1591.
Dec 14 In the year 1591 juan de la Cruz, [de Yepes], Spanish Carmelet/poet/saint, dies
Dec 30 On this day in history innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72