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Chinese calendar 4236/4296-11-16
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Ethiopian calendar 1592 – 1593
Hebrew calendar 5360 – 5361
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- Shaka Samvat 1522 – 1523
- Kali Yuga 4701 – 4702
Iranian calendar 978 – 979
Islamic calendar 1009 – 1010
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Thai solar calendar 2143

1600 was a leap year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar). Events 17 January - A court case in Guildford recorded evidence that a certain plot of land was used for playing “kreckett” (i. ... Events January 7 - Boris Godunov seizes the throne of Russia following the death of his brother-in-law, Tsar Feodor I. April 13 - Edict of Nantes - Henry IV of France grants French Huguenots equal rights with Catholics. ... Events The Jesuit educational plan known as the Ratio Studiorum is issued (January 8). ... Events February 8 - Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, rebels against Elizabeth I of England - revolt is quickly crushed February 25 - Robert Devereux beheaded Jesuit Matteo Ricci arrives in China Bad harvest in Russia due to rainy summer Dutch troops drive Portuguese from Málaga Battle of Kinsale, Ireland Births... This page is about the year. ... 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... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... 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. ... November 5, 1605 â€” The Gunpowder Plot to blow up the British Parliament. ... Events and Trends Start of the Golden Age of the Netherlands. ... Events and Trends Permanent Dutch settlement of New York Bay and the Hudson River. ... Events and Trends Thirty Years War in full swing in Europe September 8, 1636 - A vote of the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony establishes Harvard College as the first college founded in the Americas. ... 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: 1599 in art, other events of 1600, 1601 in art, list of years in art. ... (Redirected from 1600 in literature) See also: 15th century in literature, other events of the 16th century, 17th century in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1599 in music, other events of 1600, 1601 in music, list of years in music. ... The year 1600 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here. ... 1599 colonial governors - Events of 1600 - 1601 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1600 Portugal Angola - João Furtado de Mendonça, Governor of Angola (1594-1602) Categories: 1600 | Lists of colonial governors by year ... 1599 state leaders - Events of 1600 - 1601 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) de facto - Council of five regents (1598-1600) Tokugawa Ieyasu (1600-1603) Korea (Joseon Dynasty) - Seonjo, King of... 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 Ô¹ÕŽ 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: , Simplified Chinese: , pinyin: nónglì) is a lunisolar calendar, akin to the Hebrew calendar, incorporating elements of a lunar calendar with those of a solar calendar. ... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: gānzhÄ«) 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; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in... The Chinese sexagenary cycle (Chinese: ; pinyin: gānzhÄ«) 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; dìzhÄ«). These have been traditionally used as a means of numbering the years, not only in... The Ethiopian calendar (Amharic: የኢትዮጵያ ዘመን አቆጣጠር yeĪtyōṗṗyā zemen āḳoá¹­aá¹­er) or Ethiopic calendar is the principal calendar used in Ethiopia, as well as in Eritrea before it became independent. ... 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; at-taqwÄ«m al-hijrÄ«; Persian: تقویم هجری قمری Gāhshomāri-ye Hejri; 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... Koinobori, flags decorated like koi, are popular decorations around Childrens Day This mural on the wall of a Tokyo subway station celebrates Hazuki, the eighth month. ... The Thai solar, or Suriyakati (สุริยคติ), calendar is used in traditional and official contexts in Thailand, although the Western calendar is sometimes used in business. ... This is the calendar for any leap year starting on Saturday (dominical letter BA), e. ... The Gregorian calendar is the calendar that is used nearly everywhere in the world. ... This is the calendar for a leap year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter FE) January February March Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa 1 2 3 4 5 1 2 1 6 7 8 9... The Julian calendar was introduced in 46 BC by Julius Caesar and took force in 45 BC (709 ab urbe condita). ...

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Events

January

January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... Motto: (Latin for No one provokes me with impunity)1 Anthem: Multiple unofficial anthems Capital Edinburgh Largest city Glasgow Official language(s) English, Gaelic, Scots 2 Government Constitutional monarchy  - Queen Queen Elizabeth II  - Prime Minister of the UK Tony Blair MP  - First Minister Jack McConnell MSP Unification    - by Kenneth I... January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... For the movie, New Years Day, see New Years Day (film). ...

February

February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Giordano Bruno. ... Heresy, according to the Oxford English Dictionary, is a theological or religious opinion or doctrine maintained in opposition, or held to be contrary, to the Catholic or Orthodox doctrine of the Christian Church, or, by extension, to that of any church, creed, or religious system, considered as orthodox. ... Nickname: The Eternal City Motto: SPQR: Senatus PopulusQue Romanus Location of the city of Rome (yellow) within the Province of Rome (red) and region of Lazio (grey) Coordinates: Region Lazio Province Province of Rome Founded 21 April 753 BC Mayor Walter Veltroni Area    - City 1,285 km²  (496. ...

July

July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... Combatants United Provinces Spain Commanders Maurits of Nassau Archduke Albrecht of Austria Strength 9,500 infantry 1,400 cavalry 14 guns 6,000 infantry 1,200 cavalry 9 guns Casualties 1,700 dead or wounded 3,000 dead or wounded 600 captured {{{notes}}} The Battle of Nieuwpoort, between a Dutch... Maurice of Nassau (in Dutch Maurits van Nassau) (14 November 1567–23 April 1625), Prince of Orange (1618–1625), son of William the Silent and Princess Anna of Saxony, was born at the castle of Dillenburg. ... Albert and his wife Isabella Archduke Albert Ernst of Austria, Duke of Luxembourg etc (15 November 1559 – 13 July 1621) was appointed for the Spanish monarchy as Governor of the Low Countries in 1595, and from 1598 became joint sovereign of the Seventeen Provinces with his wife, Infanta Isabella Clara...

October

October 6 is the 279th day of the year (280th in leap years). ... Jacopo Peri (August 20, 1561 – August 12, 1633) was an Italian composer and singer, often called the inventor of opera. ... In Greek mythology, there were two characters named Eurydice, or Eurydíkê. The more famous was a woman - or a nymph - named Eurydice who was the wife of Orpheus. ... The Teatro alla Scala in Milan. ... Florences skyline Florence (Italian: ) is the capital city of the region of Tuscany, Italy. ... October 8 is the 281st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (282nd in leap years). ... October 21 is the 294th day of the year (295th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 71 days remaining. ... Combatants forces loyal to Toyotomi Hideyori forces of Tokugawa Ieyasu Commanders Ishida Mitsunari, others Tokugawa Ieyasu, others Strength 82,000 74,000 Casualties The Battle of Sekigahara or popularly known as the Realm Divide was a decisive battle on September 15, 1600 (on the ancient Chinese calendar, October 21 on... Shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu The Tokugawa clan crest Tokugawa Ieyasu (previously spelled Iyeyasu); 徳川 家康 (January 31, 1543 – June 1, 1616) was the founder and first shogun of the Tokugawa shogunate of Japan which ruled from the Battle of Sekigahara in 1600 until the Meiji Restoration in 1868. ... Ishida Mitsunari (石田 三成 Ishida Mitsunari 1560 - November 6, 1600) was a samurai who led the West side in the Battle of Sekigahara. ... The Tokugawa shogunate or Tokugawa bakufu (徳川幕府) (also known as the Edo bakufu) was a feudal military dictatorship of Japan established in 1603 by Tokugawa Ieyasu and ruled by the shoguns of the Tokugawa family until 1868. ... The Azuchi-Momoyama period (Japanese: 安土桃山時代, Azuchi-Momoyama-jidai) is a division of Japanese history running from approximately 1568 to 1600. ... The following text needs to be harmonized with text in the article History of Japan#Edo Period. ...

December

Undated

Sumo ) is a competition contact sport where two wrestlers or rikishi face off in a circular area. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Title page of the first quarto (1600) A Midsummer Nights Dream is a romantic comedy by William Shakespeare written sometime in the mid-1590s. ... William Gilbert William Gilbert was born May 24, 1544, Colchester, England and died November 30, 1603, probably in London. ... De Magnete, Magneticisque Corporibus, et de Magno Magnete Tellure (On the Magnet and Magnetic Bodies, and on That Great Magnet the Earth) is a scientific work published in 1600 by the English physician and scientist William Gilbert. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... The cause of Earths magnetic field (the surface magnetic field) is not known for certain, but is possibly explained by dynamo theory. ... Fabritio Caroso da Sermoneta was a famous Italian Renaissance dancing master. ... Sigismund Bathory (1572-1613) (Báthory Zsigmond in Hungarian), Prince of Transylvania and of the Holy Roman Empire, was the son of Christopher, prince of Transylvania, and nephew of the Stefan Batory, elected king of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. ... Map of Romania with Transylvania in yellow Transylvania (Romanian: or Transilvania; Hungarian: ; German: ; Serbian: or Erdelj / Ердељ) is a historical region in the center of Romania. ... Michael the Brave (Romanian: Mihai Viteazul) was one of the greatest of Romanias national heroes. ... Moldavia (Moldova in Romanian) was a Romanian principality, originally created in the Middle Ages, now divided between Romania, Moldovan Republic and Ukraine. ... Statistics Area: 24,481 km² Population (2006 estimate) 1,993,918 Ulster (Irish: Cúige Uladh, IPA: ) forms one of the four traditional provinces of Ireland. ... Hugh ONeill, 2nd Earl of Tyrone - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins/monobook/IE50Fixes. ...

Births

See also Category:1600 births. January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... Woodcut of Friedrich Spanheim Friedrich Spanheim the elder (January 1, 1600 — May 14, 1649) was a Calvinistic professor at the University of Leiden. ... // Events January 30 - King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland is beheaded. ... January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Pedro Calderon de la Barca Pedro Calderón de la Barca (January 17, 1600 – May 25, 1681), was an important dramatist of the Spanish Golden Age. ... Events March 4 - Charles II of England grants a land charter to William Penn for the area that will later become Pennsylvania. ... January 28 is the 28th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Clement IX, né Giulio Rospigliosi (January 28, 1600 - December 9, 1669) was pope from 1667 to 1669. ... // Events Samuel Pepys stopped writing his diary. ... February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Gabriel Naudé (February 2, 1600 - July 10, 1653) was a French librarian and scholar. ... Events February 2 - New Amsterdam (later renamed New York City) is incorporated. ... November 19 is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Liewe (Leo) van Aitzema (November 19, 1600-February 23, 1669) was a Dutch historian and statesman. ... // Events Samuel Pepys stopped writing his diary. ... November 19 is the 323rd day of the year (324th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Charles I (19 November 1600 – 30 January 1649) was King of England, King of Ireland, and King of Scots from 27 March 1625 until his execution in 1649. ... // Events January 30 - King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland is beheaded. ... Jonas Bronck Jonas Bronck alt Bronk or Brunk (1600 ? -1643) was a Dutch immigrant to North America who gave name to The Bronx borough of New York City. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ... Edmund Calamy (February 1600 - October 29, 1666), known as the elder was an English Presbyterian church leader. ... 1666 is often called Annus Mirabilis. ... Piaras Feiritéar (1600? – 1653) was an Irish language poet. ... Events February 2 - New Amsterdam (later renamed New York City) is incorporated. ... Gheorghe Ghica (1600-1664), founder of the Ghica family, is said to have been a playmate of another Albanian known to history as Ktipruli Aga, the famous vizier, who recognized Gheorghe while he was selling melons in the streets of Constantinople and helped him on to high positions. ... Events March 12 - New Jersey becomes a colony of England. ... Marin le Roy, sieur du Parc et de Gomberville (1600 - June 14, 1674), was a French poet and novelist. ... Events February 19 - England and the Netherlands sign the Treaty of Westminster. ... Samuel Gorton (c. ... Events First performance of Racines tragedy, Phèdre Sarah Churchill marries John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough Battle of Cassel, Philippe I of Orléans defeats William of Orange Mary II of England marries William of Orange English Statute of frauds is passed into law Battle of Landskrona Elias... Sir Richard Grenville (or Granville) (1600-1658) was an English Royalist leader during the English Civil War. ... 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... Peter Heylin or Heylyn (1600–1662) was an English ecclesiastical writer. ... Events February 1 - The Chinese pirate Koxinga seizes the island of Taiwan after a nine-month siege. ... Antoine de Laloubère (1600-1664), a Jesuit, born in Languedoc, is chiefly celebrated for an incorrect solution of Pascals problems on the cycloid, which he gave in 1660, but he has a better claim to distinction in having been the first mathematician to study the properties of the... Events March 12 - New Jersey becomes a colony of England. ... John Ogilby (1600-1676) was a British writer and cartographer. ... Events January 29 - Feodor III becomes Tsar of Russia First measurement of the speed of light, by Ole Rømer Bacons Rebellion Russo-Turkish Wars commence. ... Noble Family Ostrogski Coat of Arms Ostrogski Parents Aleksander Ostrogski Anna Kostka Consorts Jan Karol Chodkiewicz Children None Date of Birth 1600 Place of Birth  ? Date of Death 1654 Place of Death  ? Princess Anna Alojza Ostrogska (1600-1654) was a Polish noble lady. ... Events April 5 - Signing of the Treaty of Westminster, ending the First Anglo-Dutch War. ... William Prynne (1600 - October 24, 1669) was a Puritan opponent of the church policy of Archbishop of Canterbury William Laud. ... // Events Samuel Pepys stopped writing his diary. ... Samuel Rutherford (1600? - 1661) was a theologian and controversialist, born at Nisbet, Roxburghshire, educated at Edinburgh University, where he became in 1623 Regent of Humanity (Professor of Latin). ... // Events January 1 - Colonel George Monck with his regiment crosses from Scotland to England at the village of Coldstream and begins advance towards London in support of English Restoration. ... Brian Walton (1600 - November 29, 1661) was an English divine and scholar. ... Events January 6 - The fifth monarchy men unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London. ... Tokugawa Yoshinao (徳川 義直, 1600 - 50) is Tokugawa Ieyasus 7th son and founder of the Owari branch of the Tokugawa family. ... // Events June 23 - Claimant King Charles II of England, Scotland and Ireland arrives in Scotland, the only of the three Kingdoms that has accepted him as ruler. ...


Deaths

See also Category:1600 deaths. February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Self-portrait, ca. ... Events Treaty of Nagyvarad. ... February 17 is the 48th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Giordano Bruno. ... 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... July 17 is the 198th day (199th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 167 days remaining. ... Hosokawa Tama (細川玉, or Garasha ガラシャ, 1563–July 17, 1600) was a Japanese noblewoman, daughter of Akechi Mitsuhide. ... Events February 1 - Sarsa Dengel succeeds his father Menas as Emperor of Ethiopia February 18 - The Duke of Guise is assassinated while besieging Orléans March - Peace of Amboise. ... September 1 is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Tadeáš Hájek z Hájku (December 1, 1525 - September 1, 1600, both in Prague), also known as Tadeáš Hájek of Hájek, Thaddaeus Hagecius ab Hayek or Thaddeus Nemicus, was the personal physician of the Holy Roman Emperor Rudolph II and a Czech astronomer. ... Events January 21 - The Swiss Anabaptist Movement was born when Conrad Grebel, Felix Manz, George Blaurock, and about a dozen others baptized each other in the home of Manzs mother on Neustadt-Gasse, Zürich, breaking a thousand-year tradition of church-state union. ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Claude Le Jeune; engraving in his Dodécacorde (1598, La Rochelle) Claude Le Jeune (1528 to 1530 – buried September 26, 1600) was a French composer of the late Renaissance. ... June 25 - Augsburg confession presented to Charles V of Holy Roman Empire. ... October 12 is the 285th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (286th in leap years). ... Luis Molina (born 1535 in Cuenca, Spain; died October 12, 1600 in Madrid) was a Spanish Jesuit. ... Events January 18 - Lima, Peru founded by Francisco Pizarro April - Jacques Cartier discovers the Iroquois city of Stadacona, Canada (now Quebec) and in May, the even greater Huron city of Hochelaga June 24 - The Anabaptist state of Münster (see Münster Rebellion) is conquered and disbanded. ... October 21 is the 294th day of the year (295th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 71 days remaining. ... Toda Katsushige (戸田 勝成; 1557 – October 21, 1600) was a daimyo in Sengoku period and Azuchi-Momoyama period. ... Events Spain is effectively bankrupt. ... November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... Richard Hooker (March 1554 - November 3, 1600) was an influential Anglican theologian. ... Events January 5 - Great fire in Eindhoven, Netherlands. ... November 6 is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 55 days remaining. ... Ishida Mitsunari (石田 三成 Ishida Mitsunari 1560 - November 6, 1600) was a samurai who led the West side in the Battle of Sekigahara. ... Events February 27 - The Treaty of Berwick, which would expel the French from Scotland, is signed by England and the Congregation of Scotland The first tulip bulb was brought from Turkey to the Netherlands. ... November 6 is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 55 days remaining. ... Konishi Yukinaga (小西 行長 Konishi Yukinaga, born 1555 and died November 6, 1600) was a Japanese Kirishitan (Christian) daimyo under Toyotomi Hideyoshi. ... Events Russia breaks 60 year old truce with Sweden by attacking Finland February 2 - Diet of Augsburg begins February 4 - John Rogers becomes first Protestant martyr in England February 9 - Bishop of Gloucester John Hooper is burned at the stake May 23 - Paul IV becomes Pope. ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... Natsuka Masaie (長束 正家; 1562 – November 8, 1600) is a daimyo in Azuchi-Momoyama period and five bugyo appointed by Toyotomi Hideyoshi. ... Events Earliest English slave-trading expedition under John Hawkins. ... 17 November is also the name of a Marxist group in Greece, coinciding with the anniversary of the Athens Polytechnic uprising. ... Kuki Yoshitaka (九鬼 嘉隆; 1542 - November 17, 1600) was a naval commander during Japans Sengoku Period, under Oda Nobunaga, and later, Toyotomi Hideyoshi. ... 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. ... Jose de Acosta (1540-1600) was a 17th-century Jesuit missionary who is best known for writing Historia Natural y Moral de las Indias, which was quite popular and translated into various languages. ... Events January 6 - King Henry VIII of England marries Anne of Cleves, his fourth Queen consort. ... Thomas Deloney (1543 - 1600) was an English novelist and balladist. ... // Events February 21 - Battle of Wayna Daga - A combined army of Ethiopian and Portuguese troops defeat the armies of Adal led by Ahmed Gragn. ... Abe Masakatsu (1541 - 1600) was an important member of the Abe clan of Mikawa. ... Events The first official translation of the entire Bible in Swedish February 12 - Pedro de Valdivia founds Santiago de Chile. ... Thomas Nashe (November 1567–1600?) was an English Elizabethan pamphleteer, poet and satirist. ... Events The Duke of Alva arrives in the Netherlands with Spanish forces to suppress unrest there. ... Nicholas Remy (aka Rémy and Remigius) (1534 - 1600) was a French Catholic priest. ... 1534 (MDXXXIV) was a common year in the 16th century. ... John Ruthven, 3rd Earl of Gowrie (c. ... Events March 17 - formation of the Cathay Company to send Martin Frobisher back to the New World for more gold May 28 - Publication of the Bergen Book, better known as the Solid Declaration of the Formula of Concord, one of the Lutheran confessional writings. ... Mizuno Tadashige (1541 - 1600) was the son of Mizuno Tadamasa and the brother of Mizuno Nobumoto. ... Events The first official translation of the entire Bible in Swedish February 12 - Pedro de Valdivia founds Santiago de Chile. ... Scipione Ammirato (1531-1601), Italian historian, born at Lecce, in the kingdom of Naples. ... 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. ...


References

  • Spielvogel -- Western Civilization -- Volume II: Since 1500 (5th Edition), p.401

 
 

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