Historical Events In 1594
Sunday, 21 April 2019
Feb 02 On this day in history giovanni Perluigi da Palestrina, Italian composer, dies at 68
Feb 19 In the year 1594 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.
Feb 27 In the year 1594 henri IV crowned king of France
Mar 12 On this day in history company of Distant established for business on East-Indies
Mar 22 In the year 1594 french King Henri IV festival in Paris
Mar 22 French King Henri IV festival in Paris France in the year 1594.
Mar 25 Maria Tesselschade Roemers Visscher, Dutch writer on this day in history.
Apr 15 On this day in history fleming Pieter Stevens appointed royal painter of Rudolf II (Prague)
Apr 20 Matthaus Apelles von Lowenstern, composer in the year 1594.
Apr 24 In the year 1594 benedikt Lechler, composer
Apr 29 Thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer on this day in history.
May 01 John Haynes, Massachusetts colonial magistrate on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1594 paul Buys, Grand Pensionary of Holland, dies at 62
May 22 Earl Mauritius & Willem Louis begins siege of Groningen on this day in history.
May 31 Tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75 in the year 1594.
Jun 03 Michel Renichon, priest, executed on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history philip II recognized the rights and privileges of the local nobles and chieftains in the Philippines, which paves way to the creation of the Principalía (i.e., elite ruling class of native nobility in Spanish Philippines).
Jun 14 Orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61 on this day in history.
Jul 10 Paulo Bellasio, composer, dies at 40 in the year 1594.
Jul 23 On this day in history groningen surrenders to earl Mauritius/Willem Louis
Sep 13 Francesco Manelli, composer in the year 1594.
Oct 16 In the year 1594 william Allen, English cardinal/founder seminary of Douai, dies at 62
Nov 17 In the year 1594 johan van Beverwijck, Dutch physician/writer (Treasure of Health)
Nov 22 In the year 1594 martin Frobisher, English vice-admiral/explorer, dies
Dec 05 In the year 1594 gerardus Mercator, Flemish philosopher/cartographer, dies at 82
Dec 09 In the year 1594 gustavus II Adolphus, king who made Sweden a major power (1611-32)
Dec 20 In the year 1594 giovanni Battista Gagliano, composer