Historical Events In 1593
Saturday, 23 January 2021
Jan 05 William Louis of Nassau becomes Governor/Viceroy of Drenthe in the year 1593.
Jan 27 On this day in history vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno
Feb 07 Jacques Amyot, French humanist/abbot of Bellozanne, dies at 79 in the year 1593.
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 in the year 1593.
Mar 23 In the year 1593 english Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander
Apr 03 In the year 1593 george Herbert, English metaphysical poet (5 Mystical Songs)
Apr 06 Henry Barrow, English puritian/Congressionalist, hanged in the year 1593.
Apr 13 Thomas Wentworth, London, earl of Strafford/Viceroy of Ireland on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1593 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 John Penry, English congressionalist, executed in the year 1593.
May 30 Christopher Marlowe, Brit dramatist (Tamburlaine the Great), murdered on this day in history.
Jun 22 Battle of Sisak: Allied Christian troops defeat the Turks on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1593 earl Mauritius conquerors Geertruidenberg
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo first surrealist painter, dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn) on this day in history.
Jul 25 France's Protestant King Henri IV converts to Roman Catholic on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1593 steven Haghen, navigator/governor of Ambon (1617-18), dies at 61
Aug 09 Izaak Walton, England, biographer/fisherman/writer (Compleat Angler) in the year 1593.
Aug 23 On this day in history fulvio Testi, Italian poet (Pianto d'Italia)
Sep 20 Gottfried Scheidt, composer in the year 1593.
Sep 25 Matthew Merian, the Elder, engraver/bookseller on this day in history.
Oct 11 Claes P "Nicolaas" Tulip, anatomy/mayor of Amsterdam (1654..71) in the year 1593.
Oct 24 Alleged teleportation of Gil Perez on this day in history.
Nov 30 On this day in history johann Dilliger, composer
Dec 15 State of Holland grants patent on windmill with crankshaft in the year 1593.
Dec 24 In the year 1593 storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed