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Events February 2 - Spaniard Pedro de Mendoza founds Buenos Aires, Argentina. ... Events January 6 - Alessandro de Medici assassinated August 25 - The Honourable Artillery Company, the oldest surviving regiment in the British Army, and the second most senior, was formed. ... Events Treaty of Nagyvarad. ... Events January 6 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne of Cleves, his fourth Queen consort. ... Events The first official translation of the entire Bible in Swedish February 12 - Pedro de Valdivia founds Santiago de Chile. ... Events War resumes between Francis I of France and Emperor Charles V. This time Henry VIII of England is allied to the Emperor, while James V of Scotland and Sultan Suleiman I are allied to the French. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... ---- Events and Trends Leonardo da Vinci paints the Mona Lisa Spanish arrive in present-day Gulf of Mexico External links 1500-1524 Events 1500-1509 Events Categories: 1500s ... ---- Events and Trends Template:Stub:hist Categories: 1510s ... ... Centuries: 15th century - 16th century - 17th century Decades: 1480s 1490s 1500s 1510s 1520s - 1530s - 1540s 1550s 1560s 1570s 1580s Years: 1530 1531 1532 1533 1534 1535 1536 1537 1538 1539 Events and Trends Spanish conquest of Peru Beginning of colonization of Brazil Categories: 1530s ... Events and Trends 1541 Hernando de Soto is the first European to see the Mississippi River. ... Events and Trends Categories: 1550s ... Events and Trends In 1564 William Shakespeare was born. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (14th century - 15th century - 16th century - other centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 15th century was that century which lasted from 1401 to 1500. ... (15th century - 16th century - 17th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 16th century was that century which lasted from 1501 to 1600. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... 1538 state leaders - Events of 1539 - 1540 state leaders - State leaders by year Asia China (Ming Dynasty) - Jiajing, Emperor of China (1521-1567) Japan Monarch - Go-Nara, Emperor of Japan (1526-1557) Shogun (Ashikaga) - Ashikaga Yoshiharu, Shogun of Japan (1521-1546) Korea (Joseon Dynasty) - Jungjong, King of Joseon (1506-1544...

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May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). ... Official language(s) English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 22nd 170 451 km² 260 km 800 km 17. ... Hernando de Soto Hernando de Sotò (born 1496? in Spain, died 21 May 1542, probably on a branch of the Mississippi river near present-day Lake City, Arkansas) was a Spanish navigator and conquistador. ... Tampa Bay is a large natural harbor and estuary on the western coast of Florida. ... General Name, Symbol, Number gold, Au, 79 Chemical series transition metals Group, Period, Block 11, 6, d Appearance metallic yellow Atomic mass 196. ... Species Sus barbatus Sus bucculentus Sus cebifrons Sus celebensis Sus domesticus Sus heureni Sus philippensis Sus salvanius Sus scrofa Sus timoriensis Sus verrucosus Pigs are ungulates native to Eurasia collectively grouped under the genus Sus within the Suidae family. ... World map showing North America A satellite composite image of North America. ... Look up May in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The Six Articles of 1539 was an Act of Parliament which reaffirmed Henry VIIIs general Catholicism. ... The Protestant Reformation was a movement which emerged in the 16th century as a series of attempts to reform the Roman Catholic Church in Western Europe. ... September 4 is the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years). ... Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England and Lord of Ireland (later King of Ireland) from 22 April 1509 until his death. ... Anne of Cleves also known as The Mare of Flanders (see below) (September 22, 1515 – July 16, 1557) was the queen consort of Henry VIII of England from January 6, 1540 to July 9, 1540. ... September 7 is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years). ... Sri Guru Angad Dev Ji (Punjabi: ਸ੍ਰੀ ਗੁਰੂ ਅੰਗਦ ਦੇਵ ਜੀ) (31 March 1504 – 29 March 1552) was the second of The Ten Gurus of Sikhism. ... A Sikh man wearing a turban The adherents of Sikhism are called Sikhs. ... Luthers seal Lutheranism is a Christian tradition committed to the main theological insights of Martin Luther. ... Jón Arason (1484-1550) was an Icelandic bishop and poet. ... Early 20th-century photo of a bridge in Shuya. ... Early History Beaulieu Abbey was a Cistercian house in Hampshire, one of the three monasteries founded by King John (c. ... The abbey ruins Bolton Abbey Bolton Abbey Bolton Priory Church Bolton Abbey is a ruined 12th century priory in North Yorkshire, England. ... Little information appears to be available about the history of Colchester Abbey, but that which is, seems to indicate it had a colourful history. ... Abbey gateway St Albans Abbey was an abbey at St Albans, Hertfordshire, England, dissolved in 1539 during the Dissolution of the Monasteries. ... Henry VIII (28 June 1491 – 28 January 1547) was King of England and Lord of Ireland (later King of Ireland) from 22 April 1509 until his death. ... The Dissolution of the Monasteries (referred to by Roman Catholic writers as the Suppression of the Monasteries) was the formal process, taking place between 1538 and 1541, by which King Henry VIII confiscated the property of the Roman Catholic monastic institutions in England and took them to himself, as the...

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See also Category: 1539 births. March 25 is the 84th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (85th in leap years). ... Christopher Clavius, (March 25, 1538 – February 12, 1612) was a German Jesuit mathematician and astronomer who was the main architect of the modern Gregorian calendar. ... Events January 20 - Mathias becomes Holy Roman Emperor. ... October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... Carlo Borromeo (October 2, 1538 - November 4, 1584), saint and cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, son of Ghiberto Borromeo, count of Arona, and Margarita de Medici, was born at the castle of Arona on Lago Maggiore. ... 1584 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Pierre Pithou (November 1, 1539 - November 1, 1596), was a French lawyer and scholar. ... Events February 5 - 26 catholics crucified in Nagasaki, Japan. ... December 5 is the 339th day (340th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fausto Paolo Sozzini (December 5, 1539 - March 4, 1604), theologian, was a founder of the school of Christian thought known as Socinianism, based on the Latinized spelling of his name. ... Events January 14 – Hampton Court conference with James I of England, the Anglican bishops and representatives of Puritans September 20 – Capture of Ostend by Spanish forces under Ambrosio Spinola after a three year siege. ... Luis Carvajal y de la Cueva was born in Magadouro, Portugal, in 1539 in a family of Jewish converts to Catholicism. ... Events March 14 - Battle of Ivry - Henry IV of France again defeats the forces of the Catholic League under the Duc de Mayenne. ... Georg Friedrich Hohenzollern, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach and Bayreuth, and Regent of Ducal Prussia was born 1539 and died 1603. ... King James I of England/VII of Scotland, the first monarch to rule the Kingdoms of England and Scotland at the same time Events March - Samuel de Champlain, French explorer, sails to Canada March 24 - Elizabeth I of England dies and is succeeded by her cousin King James I of... Lady Catherine Grey (sometimes spelled Katherine) (~1539 - January 1568), Countess of Hertford, was the second daughter of Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk and Lady Frances Brandon. ... Events March 23 - Peace of Longjumeau ends the Second War of Religion in France. ... Hasegawa Tōhaku (長谷川 等伯 Hasegawa Tōhaku, 1539-1610) was a Japanese painter and founder of the Hasegawa school of Japanese-style painting during the Azuchi-Momoyama period of Japanese history. ... // Events January 7 - Galileo Galilei discovers the Galilean moons of Jupiter. ... Ikeda Katsumasa (池田 勝正; 1539 – 1578) was a military commander in Azuchi-Momoyama period. ... Events January 31 - Battle of Gemblours - Spanish forces under Don John of Austria and Alexander Farnese defeat the Dutch. ... Laurence Tomson (1539-1608) revised both the text and the annotations of the New Testament of the Geneva Bible. ... Events March 18 - Sissinios formally crowned Emperor of Ethiopia May 14 - Protestant Union founded in Auhausen. ...


Deaths

See also Category: 1539 deaths. February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... John III The Peaceful, Duke of Kleve-Mark, (Johann III Der Friedfertige, Herzog von Kleve-Jülich-Berg) (10 November 1490 - 6 February 1538/9) was a son of Johann II der Kindermacher Duke of Kleve-Mark and Matilda von Hessen. ... // Events December 6 - King Charles VIII marries Anne de Bretagne, thus incorporating Brittany into the kingdom of France. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Isabella dEste One of the leading women of the Italian Renaissance, Isabella dEste (18 May 1474 - 13 February 1539) was a major cultural and political figure. ... Events December 12 - Upon the death of Henry IV of Castile a civil war ensues between his designated successor Isabella I of Castile and her sister Juana who was supported by her husband, Alfonso V of Portugal. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Categories: Historical stubs ... Events Richard Fox becomes Bishop of Exeter. ... March 12 is the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (72nd in Leap years). ... Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire and 1st Earl of Ormonde (about 1477 - 12 March 1538/9), was a Tudor diplomat and politician and the father of Anne Boleyn, the second Queen of King Henry VIII. He was born and buried at the family home, Hever Castle. ... Events January 5 - Battle of Nancy - Charles the Bold of Burgundy is again defeated, and this time is killed. ... April 17 is the 107th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (108th in leap years). ... George the Bearded, Duke of Saxony (27 August 1471 - 17 April 1539), was duke of Saxony from 1500 to 1539. ... This article is about the year 1471, not the BT caller ID service accessible by dialling 1-4-7-1. ... May 7 is the 127th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (128th in leap years). ... Guru Nanak (Gurmukhi: ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ, Devanagari: गुरु नानक) (20 October 1469 - 7 May 1539), the founder of Sikhism and the first of the ten Gurus of the Sikhs, was born in the village of Talwandi, now called Nankana Sahib, near Lahore in present-day Pakistan. ... Events July 26 - Battle of Edgecote Moor October 17 - Prince Ferdinand of Aragon wed princess Isabella of Castile. ... Events Chimú Empire conquered by troops of the Inca End of term for Regent of Sweden Jöns Bengtsson Oxenstierna. ... July 5 is the 186th day of the year (187th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 179 days remaining. ... St Anthony Maria Zaccaria (Italian: Antonio Maria) (1502 - 5 July 1539) was born at Cremona, Italy. ... 1502 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... John Stokesley (c. ... Events August 29 - Treaty of Picquigny ends a brief war between France and England. ... December 20 is the 354th day of the year (355th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Johannes Lupi (c. ... James Beaton, or Bethune (1473-1539), was a Scottish church leader, the uncle of Cardinal David Beaton. ... Vannoccio Biringuccio (1480-1539) was an Italian metallurgist. ... Events March 6 - Treaty of Toledo - Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain recognize African conquests of Afonso of Portugal and he cedes the Canary Islands to Spain Great standing on the Ugra river - Muscovy becomes independent from the Golden Horde. ... Hugh Cook Faringdon (also known as Hugh Faringdon or Hugh Cook of Faringdon) was appointed Abbot of Reading Abbey in 1520, on the death of Abbot Thomas Worcester. ... Symeon Iwanowicz Trubczewski (16th century – 20 January 1539) was a boyar, the governor of Kostroma. ...


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CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: James Beaton (1473-1539) (759 words)
at St. Andrews, 1539, was the sixth and youngest son of John Beaton of Balfour, in Fife.
A few months after the second marriage of James (to Mary of Guise) the primate got his nephew, David Cardinal Beaton, appointed his coadjutor with right of succession and he died in the autumn of 1539 in his castle at St. Andrews.
There is, however, evidence that during both his thirteen years' tenure of the See of Glasgow and the seventeen years during which he held the primacy, he concerned himself closely with both the material and spiritual interests of the two dioceses, and in particular with the advancement of learning.
Reformation and Civil War 1539-1699 (17879 words)
The property of the Abbey of St Edmund was surrendered to the Crown on 4th November 1539 but much of the wealth had already been confiscated in the previous year.
Anne of Cleves, the fourth wife of Henry VIII, arrived in England in 1539 and married the King in 1540, though the marriage was never consummated.
Previously, from 1539 until 1614, the right to appoint the clergy had been exercised by the Feoffees of the Town Lands.
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