Historical Events In 1591
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 07 Jacobus de Kerle, French/Flemish composer, dies at about 59 in the year 1591.
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 in the year 1591.
Jan 19 Edmond Auger, French jesuit (under Henri III), dies at about 60 in the year 1591.
Feb 03 On this day in history german monarchy forms Protestant Union of Torgau
Feb 05 Gerard de Jode, Flemish publisher, dies in the year 1591.
Mar 01 Pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV on this day in history.
Mar 13 On this day in history battle at Tondibi Moroccans army under Judar beats sultan Askia Ishaq II of Songhai
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 On this day in history dimitri Ivanovitch, Russian son of czar Ivan IV, murdered at 9
May 17 On this day in history jost/Jobst/Jodocus Amman, Swiss cartoonist/graphic artist, dies at 51
May 20 On this day in history spanish troops in Zutphen surrenders to Willem Louis/Mauritius
May 26 Dirck Janszoon Sweelinck, composer on this day in history.
Jun 20 Mauritius & Willem van Nassau occupy Devente in the year 1591.
Jun 21 In the year 1591 aloysius [Luigi] van Gonzaga, Prince/Italian Jesuit saint, dies
Jul 18 In the year 1591 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 In the year 1591 luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies
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 on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1591 -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 Gregory XIV, [Niccolo Sfondrati], Italian Pope, dies at 56 in the year 1591.
Oct 21 On this day in history nijmegen surrenders to Earl Mauritius van Nassau
Oct 29 In the year 1591 giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX
Nov 12 Castiliaans army occupies Zaragoza on this day in history.
Dec 14 On this day in history 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