Historical Events In 1593
Saturday, 21 September 2019
Jan 05 William Louis of Nassau becomes Governor/Viceroy of Drenthe on this day in history.
Jan 27 Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79
Mar 01 The Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden on this day in history.
Mar 19 Georges de la Tour, French painter on this day in history.
Mar 23 English Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander on this day in history.
Apr 03 George Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs) on this day in history.
Apr 06 In the year 1593 henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged
Apr 13 On this day in history thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland
May 18 On this day in history playwright Thomas Kyd's accusations of heresy lead to an arrest warrant for Christopher Marlowe.
May 20 Jacob Jordaens, Flemish barok artist in the year 1593.
May 29 On this day in history john Penry, English congressionalist, executed
May 30 On this day in history christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered
Jun 22 Battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks on this day in history.
Jun 28 Earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg in the year 1593.
Jul 11 On this day in history giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies
Jul 11 In the year 1593 giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn)
Jul 25 France's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic on this day in history.
Jul 25 Steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61 in the year 1593.
Aug 09 Izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler) on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1593 fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia)
Sep 20 In the year 1593 gottfried Scheidt, composer
Sep 25 Matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller on this day in history.
Oct 11 In the year 1593 claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71)
Oct 24 On this day in history alleged teleportation of Gil Perez.
Nov 30 In the year 1593 johann Dilliger, composer
Dec 15 State of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft on this day in history.
Dec 24 In the year 1593 storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed