Historical Events In 1594
Friday, 15 November 2019
Feb 02 Giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68 in the year 1594.
Feb 19 Having already inherited the throne of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth through his mother Catherine Jagellonica of Poland, Sigismund III of the House of Vasa is crowned King of Sweden, succeeding his father John III of Sweden in the year 1594.
Feb 27 In the year 1594 henri IV crowned king of France
Mar 12 Company of Distant established for business on East-Indies in the year 1594.
Mar 22 On this day in history french King Henri IV festival in Paris
Mar 22 On this day in history french King Henri IV festival in Paris France
Mar 25 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer on this day in history.
Apr 15 Fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague) on this day in history.
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 24 In the year 1594 benedikt Lechler, composer
Apr 29 In the year 1594 thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
May 01 In the year 1594 john Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate
May 04 Paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62 in the year 1594.
May 22 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
Jun 03 In the year 1594 michel Renichon, priest, executed
Jun 11 Philip II recognized the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paves way to the creation of the PrincipalĂa (i.e., elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines) on this day in history.
Jun 14 Orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61 on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1594 paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40
Jul 23 In the year 1594 groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 Francesco Manelli, composer on this day in history.
Oct 16 William Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62 in the year 1594.
Nov 17 In the year 1594 johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
Nov 22 On this day in history martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies
Dec 05 On this day in history gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 On this day in history gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 On this day in history giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer