FACTOID # 10: The total number of state executions in 2005 was 60: 19 in Texas and 41 elsewhere. The racial split was 19 Black and 41 White.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
RELATED ARTICLES
People who viewed "1587" also viewed:
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > 1587
Years:
1584 1585 1586 - 1587 - 1588 1589 1590
Decades:
1550s 1560s 1570s - 1580s - 1590s 1600s 1610s
Centuries:
15th century - 16th century - 17th century
1587 by topic
Arts and science
Architecture - Art - Music - Science
Lists of leaders
Colonial governors - State leaders
Birth and death categories
Births - Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments - Disestablishments
Works category
Works
1587 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1587
MDLXXXVII
Ab urbe condita 2340
Armenian calendar 1036
ԹՎ ՌԼԶ
Chinese calendar 4283 – 4284
丙戌 – 丁亥
Ethiopian calendar 1579 – 1580
Hebrew calendar 5347 – 5348
Hindu calendars
- Vikram Samvat 1642 – 1643
- Shaka Samvat 1509 – 1510
- Kali Yuga 4688 – 4689
Iranian calendar 965 – 966
Islamic calendar 995 – 996

1587 was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Sunday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar). 1584 was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Julian calendar. ... 1585 was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar. ... 1586 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar. ... 1588 was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar. ... Events Rebellion of the Catholic League against King Henry III of France, in revenge for his murder of Duke Henry of Guise. ... Bold text{| align=right cellpadding=3 id=toc style=margin-left: 15px; |- | align=center colspan=2 | Years: 1587 1588 1589 - 1590 - 1591 1592 1593 |-vdsf gno[gldw[pvkijxaiamknn csogfhbvdowkhbfkqhjkhrjkhwgfhbjkpnkfokfgok3pkpk9pjhkt9erktyujkip9kijker9thhrkg9hkitr9gtkih9t0ykltk[u0jo0iey9uhyit90ertyhige9rity9riyh9ujirtyuhjnh-4e9tyigh9thiuy0h8tyh34tu8uy8u8u8u8rtu5y8ru8thu0tru0ut0rhutuh0trhu0hseogtrhr8uyhju8t89er9te9r8fy8shit ass dick bitch fuck | align=center colspan=2 | Decades: 1560s 1570s 1580s - 1590s - 1600s 1610s 1620s |- | align=center | Centuries... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Events and Trends Categories: 1550s ... Events and Trends In 1564 William Shakespeare was born. ... Significant Events and Trends Transition from the Muromachi to the Azuchi-Momoyama period in Japan Categories: 1570s ... Events and Trends The beginnings of the Golden Age of Literature in England Sir Humphrey Gilbert claims Newfoundland as Englands first overseas colony in 1583 Francis Drake had come back from going around the world, bringing back with him many treasures. ... Events 1590 March 14 - Battle of Ivry - Henry IV of France again defeats the forces of the Catholic League under the Duc de Mayenne. ... Categories: 1600s ... Events and Trends Start of the Golden Age of the Netherlands. ... 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. ... See also: 1570s in architecture, other events of the 1580s 1590s in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... 1586 colonial governors - Events of 1587 - 1588 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1587 Portugal Angola - Paulo Días de Novias, Donatario of Angola (1575-1589) Categories: 1587 | Lists of colonial governors by year ... 1586 state leaders - Events of 1587 - 1588 state leaders - State leaders by year Asia China (Ming Dynasty) - Wanli, Emperor of China (1573-1620) Japan Monarch - Go-Yozei, Emperor of Japan (1586-1611) Regent (Kampaku) - Toyotomi Hideyoshi, Sessho and Kampaku (1585-1598) Korea (Joseon Dynasty) - Seonjo, King of Joseon (1567-1608... The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ... Ab urbe condita (AUC or a. ... Dates are marked by the letters ԹՎ or the like, often with a line over, indicating tvin (in the year) followed by one to four letters, each of which stands for a number based on its order in the alphabet. ... The Chinese calendar (Traditional Chinese: 農曆; Simplified Chinese: 农历; pinyin: nónglì) is a lunisolar calendar incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: gānzhī) is a cyclic numeral system of 60 combinations of the two basic cycles, the ten Heavenly Stems (天干; tiāngān) and the twelve Earthly Branches (地支; dìzhī). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in... The Ethiopian calendar or Ethiopic calendar is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia. ... The Hebrew calendar (Hebrew: ) or Jewish calendar is the annual calendar used in Judaism. ... A page from the Hindu calendar 1871-72. ... There is disagreement as to the meaning of the Indian word Samvat. ... The Indian national calendar (sometimes called Saka calendar) is the official civil calendar in use in India. ... Kali Yuga is also the title of a book by Roland Charles Wagner. ... The Iranian calendar (also known as Persian calendar or the Jalaali Calendar) is a solar calendar currently used in Iran and Afghanistan. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (Arabic: التقويم الهجري; also called the Hijri calendar) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to celebrate Islamic holy days. ... This is the calendar for any common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D). ... The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ... This is the calendar for any common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A). ... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and took force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ...

Contents

Events

February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Mary, Queen of Scots redirects here. ... Fotheringhay is a village in Northamptonshire, England. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital London Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq... Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England, Queen of France (in name only), and Queen of Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. ... July 22 is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... A map of the Roanoke area, by John White Roanoke Island is an island in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. ... A map of the Roanoke area, by John White Roanoke Island is an island in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, United States. ... This article is the current U.S. Collaboration of the Week. ... August 19 is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Reign in Poland From September 18, 1587 until April 19, 1632 Reign in Sweden From November 17, 1592 until July 24, 1599 Elected in Poland On September 18, 1587 in Wola, today suburb of Warsaw, Poland Coronation in Poland On December 27, 1587 in the Wawel Cathedral, Kraków, Poland... October 20 is the 293rd day of the year (294th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 72 days remaining. ... The Battle of Coutras, fought on October 20, 1587, was a major engagement in the French Religious Wars between an army under the current Henry of Navarre (future Henry IV) and a royal army led by Anne, Duke of Joyeuse. ... Henry IV (French: Henri IV; December 13, 1553 – May 14, 1610), was the first monarch of the Bourbon dynasty in France. ... Henry III (French: Henri III) (September 19, 1551 – August 2, 1589), born Alexandre-Édouard, was a member of the Valois Dynasty, King of France from May 30, 1574 until his death. ... October 31 is the 304th day of the year (305th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 61 days remaining. ... University Library Leiden in 1610 from Woudanus in Stedeboeck der Nederlanden, Amsterdam: Willem Blaeu, 1649. ... Events February 13 - Henry III of France is crowned at Reims February 14 - Henry III of France marries Louise de Lorraine-Vaudémont June 28 - Oda Nobunaga defeats Takeda Katsuyori in the battle of Nagashino, which has been called Japans first modern battle. ... The Rose was an Elizabethan theatre. ... London (pronounced ) is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. ... Philip Henslowe (c 1550 - January 6, 1616) was an Elizabethan theatrical entrepreneur. ...

In Fiction

  • Soul Calibur, a two-player arcade style fighter, is set in this year.

Soul Calibur is the second game in the Soul series of fighting games developed and produced by Namco, consisting of Soul Edge (Soul Blade in the US), Soul Calibur, Soul Calibur II, and Soul Calibur III. Originally an arcade game, Soul Calibur was ported and released for the Sega Dreamcast...

Births

See also Category:1587 births. January 5 is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Xu Xiake (徐霞客, py. ... Events The Long Parliament passes a series of legislation designed to contain Charles Is absolutist tendencies. ... January 6 is the 6th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Equestrian portrait of the Count-Duke of Olivares Gaspar de Guzmán y Pimentel, Count of Olivares and Duke of San Lúcar (January 6, 1587 - July 22, 1645), was a Spanish royal favourite and minister. ... // Events January 10 - Archbishop Laud executed on Tower Hill, London. ... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... // Events February to August - Explorer Abel Tasmans second expedition for the Dutch East India Company maps the north coast of Australia. ... January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jan Pieterszoon Coen Jan Pieterszoon Coen (8 January 1587 – 21 September 1629) was an officer of Dutch East India Company (VOC) in the early seventeenth century, holding two terms as its Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies. ... Events March 4 - Massachusetts Bay Colony is granted a Royal charter. ... February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Stefano Landi (baptized February 26, 1587 – October 28, 1639) was an Italian composer and teacher of the early Baroque Roman School. ... Events January 14 - Connecticuts first constitution, the Fundamental Orders, is adopted. ... May 8 is the 128th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (129th in leap years). ... Victor Amadeus I (May 8, 1587 – October 7, 1637) was the Duke of Savoy from 1630 to 1637. ... Events February 3 - Tulipmania collapses in Netherlands by government order February 15 - Ferdinand III becomes Holy Roman Emperor December 17 - Shimabara Rebellion erupts in Japan Pierre de Fermat makes a marginal claim to have proof of what would become known as Fermats last theorem. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Virginia Dare (August 18, 1587 – unknown) was the first child to be born in America of English parents on Roanoke Island in the Colony of Roanoke, now in North Carolina. ... 1588 was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar or a leap year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar. ... September 18 is the 261st day of the year (262nd in leap years). ... Francesca Caccini (September 18, 1587 – probably 1640) was an Italian composer, singer, lutenist, and music teacher of the early Baroque era. ... November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... Samuel Scheidt (baptized November 3, 1587 – March 24, 1653) was a German composer, organist and teacher of the early Baroque era. ... Events February 2 - New Amsterdam (later renamed New York City) is incorporated. ... Kaspar von Barth (1587-1658), German philologist, was born at Küstrin in the province of Brandenburg on the June 21, 1587. ... Events January 13 - Edward Sexby, who had plotted against Oliver Cromwell, dies in Tower of London February 6 - Swedish troops of Charles X Gustav of Sweden cross The Great Belt (Storebælt) in Denmark over frozen sea May 1 - Publication of Hydriotaphia, Urn Burial and The Garden of Cyrus by... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Events January 8 - Miles Sindercombe, would-be-assassin of Oliver Cromwell, and his group are captured in London February - Admiral Robert Blake defeats the Spanish West Indian Fleet in a battle over the seizure of Jamaica. ... Nathaniel Field (1587 - 1620), was an English dramatist and actor; his father was the Puritan preacher John Field and his brother became the Bishop of Llandaff. ... Events September 6 - English emigrants on the Mayflower depart from Plymouth, England for the future New England and arrive at the end of the year. ... Arthur Johnston (1587-1641) was a Scottish physician and poet. ... Events The Long Parliament passes a series of legislation designed to contain Charles Is absolutist tendencies. ... Sir Francis Kynaston or Kinaston (1587 - 1642) was an English courtier and poet, noted for his translation of Geoffrey Chaucers Troilus and Criseyde into Latin verse (as rime royal, Amorum Troili et Creseidae Libri Quinque, 1639); he also provided a Latin translation of Henrysons The Testament of Cresseid... Events January 4 - Charles I attempts to arrest five leading members of the Long Parliament, but they escape. ... Noble Family OssoliÅ„ski Coat of Arms Topór Parents Jan Zbigniew OssoliÅ„ski Jadwiga SienieÅ„ska Consorts Zofia Cikowska Zofia KrasiÅ„ska Elżbieta Firlej Children with Zofia Cikowska Krzysztof Baldwin OssoliÅ„ski Date of Birth 1587 Place of Birth  ? Date of Death 1645 Place of Death  ? Krzysztof Ossoli... // Events January 10 - Archbishop Laud executed on Tower Hill, London. ... -1... Events December 1 - Portugal regains its independence from Spain and João IV of Portugal becomes king. ... Yun Seondo (1587 - 1671) was a noted Korean poet of the Joseon Dynasty. ... Events May 9 - Thomas Blood, disguised as a clergyman, attempts to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London. ... Joost van den Vondel (1587-1679) was born in the Große Witschgasse in Cologne. ... Events January 24 - King Charles II of England disbands Parliament August 7 - The brigantine Le Griffon, which was commissioned by René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, is towed to the southern end of the Niagara River, to become the first ship to sail the upper Great Lakes. ... Robert Rich Robert Rich, 2nd Earl of Warwick (1587 - 1658) was an English colonial administrator and admiral. ... Events January 13 - Edward Sexby, who had plotted against Oliver Cromwell, dies in Tower of London February 6 - Swedish troops of Charles X Gustav of Sweden cross The Great Belt (Storebælt) in Denmark over frozen sea May 1 - Publication of Hydriotaphia, Urn Burial and The Garden of Cyrus by... Sir George Yeardley (1587? - 1627) was a English colonial administrator in America. ... Events A Dutch ship makes the first recorded sighting of the coast of South Australia. ...


Deaths

See also Category:1587 deaths. February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Mary, Queen of Scots redirects here. ... 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. ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (90th in leap years). ... Sir Ralph Sadler (1507 - 30 March 1587) was an English statesman of the 16th century, and served as a Secretary of State for King Henry VIII. Sadler was born in Hackney, Middlesex to a minor official in the service of the Marquess of Dorset and Sir Edward Belknap. ... 1507 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... April 8 is the 98th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (99th in leap years). ... John Foxe, line engraving by George Glover, first published in the 1641 edition of Actes and Monuments John Foxe (1516–April 8, 1587) is remembered as the author of the famous Foxes Book of Martyrs. ... // Events March - With the death of Ferdinand II of Aragon, his grandson Charles of Ghent becomes King of Spain as Carlos I. July - Selim I of the Ottoman Empire declares war on the Mameluks and invades Syria. ... April 14 is the 104th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (105th in leap years). ... Edward Manners, 3rd Earl of Rutland and 15th Baron de Ros (1548 - April 14, 1587) was the son of Henry Manners, 2nd Earl of Rutland, whose titles he inherited in 1563. ... Events Mary I of Scotland sent to France Births September 2 - Vincenzo Scamozzi, Italian architect (died 1616) September 29 - William V, Duke of Bavaria (died 1626) Francesco Andreini, Italian actor (died 1624) Giordano Bruno, Italian philosopher, astronomer, and occultist (burned at the stake) 1600 (died 1600) Honda Tadakatsu, Japanese general... April 16 is the 106th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (107th in leap years). ... Anne Stanhope after the execution of her husband Sir Edward Seymour, The Protector Anne Stanhope (1497 - April 16, 1587), was the daughter of Sir Edward Stanhope and Elizabeth Bourchier. ... 1497 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Francesco I de Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (25 March 1541 – 19 October 1587) was the second Grand Duke of Tuscany, ruling from 1574 to 1587. ... Events The first official translation of the entire Bible in Swedish February 12 - Pedro de Valdivia founds Santiago de Chile. ... Abe Motozane (安倍 元真, 1513-1587) was a samurai general in Japan during the Sengoku period. ... 1513 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Vincenzo Bellavere (also Bellhaver, Bellaver, Belaver) (15?? – September 1587) was an Italian composer of the Venetian School. ... Events January 6 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne of Cleves, his fourth Queen consort. ... Dudley Fenner (c. ... Events January 7 - French troops led by Francis, Duke of Guise take Calais, the last continental possession of England July 13 - Battle of Gravelines: In France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul des Thermes at Gravelines. ... Nguyễn Bỉnh Khiêm (1492-1587) was a Vietnamese poet and is a saint of the Cao Dai religion. ... 1492 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kaspar Olevianus (1536 - 1587) was a significant German protestant theologian. ... Events February 2 - Spaniard Pedro de Mendoza founds Buenos Aires, Argentina. ... Vincenzo Ruffo (c. ... 1510 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Thomas Seckford (1515-1587), born near Woodbridge, Suffolk, England. ... 1515 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Noble Family Tarło Coat of Arms Topór Parents Jan Tarło Dorota Tarnowska Consorts Dorota Gostomska Agnieszka Szafraniec Children with Dorota Gostomska Anna Tarło with Agnieszka Szafraniec Piotr Aleksander Tarło Jan Amor Tarło Jadwiga Tarło Helena Tar&#322... Events January 5 - Felix Manz, co-founder of the Swiss Anabaptists, was drowned in the Limmat River in Zürich by the Zürich Reformed state church. ... George Whetstone (1544?-1587?) was an English dramatist and author. ... Events April 11 - Battle of Ceresole - French forces under the Comte dEnghien defeat Imperial forces under the Marques Del Vasto near Turin. ... Hai Rui (Wade-Giles Hai Jui)(æµ·ç‘ž)(1514-1587) was a famous Chinese official of the Ming dynasty. ... 1514 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Otomo Sorin (大友 宗麟 ÅŒtomo Sōrin; 1530-1587), Fujiwara-no Yoshisige (藤原 義鎮), or Otomo Yoshishige (大友 義鎮) was the eldest son of Otomo Yoshiaki, the lord of Funai. ... Events June 25 - Augsburg confession presented to Charles V of Holy Roman Empire. ... Omura Sumitada (大村純忠, 1533-June 23, 1587) Japanese daimyo lord of the Sengoku period. ... Events May 16 - Sir Thomas More resigns as Lord Chancellor of England. ...


  Results from FactBites:
 
The Execution of Mary, Queen of Scots, 1587 (1611 words)
Finally, in 1587, Elizabeth was persuaded to end the threat to her throne once and for all and ordered Mary's execution.
"On February 17, 1587, the representatives of the English Queen, reached the Castle of Fotheringay, where the Queen of Scotland was confined at that time, between two and three o'clock in the afternoon.
In the presence of her jailer, Paulet, they read their commission regarding the execution of the prisoner, and said that they would proceed with their task the next morning between seven and eight o'clock.
1587 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (436 words)
1584 1585 1586 - 1587 - 1588 1589 1590
1587 was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Sunday of the Julian calendar.
February 8 - Mary, Queen of Scots is beheaded at Fotheringhay Castle in England after she is implicated in a plot to murder her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m