Events in year of 1522

  • 01-09Adriaan F Boeyens elected only Dutch Pope (Adrian VI)
  • 01-21Head inquisitor Adrian Florisz Boeyens elected pope
  • 01-30Duke of Albany takes captured French back to Scotland
  • 02-07Treaty of Brussels: Habsburgers split into Spanish / Austrian Branches
  • 04-27Battle at Bicacca: Charles I and Pope Adrianus VI beat France
  • 04-29Emperor Charles V names Frans van Holly Inquisitor-Generalof the Netherlands
  • 05-25Emperor Karel I returns to Spain
  • 05-30French troops driven out of Genoa
  • 06-24Battle at La Bicocca: Emperor Karel V beats France
  • 06-24Portuguese Antonio de Brita signs treaty island of Ternate Molukkas
  • 07-13Hunger appeal by women of Utrecht
  • 08-11Uprising of adel / burgerij in Austria fails
  • 09-06Magellen with Vittoria returns to Spain, after 1st round world trip
  • 09-08Spanish navigator Juan de Elcano returns to Spain, completes 1st circumnavigation of globe, expedition begins under Ferdinand Magellan
  • 12-25Turkish troops occupy Rhodos

People born in year of 1522

  • 09-11Ulisse Aldrovandi: Italian biologist / medical

People died in year of 1522

  • 06-25Franchinus Gaffurius: Composer, dies at 71
  • 08-27Giovanni A Amadei / Amadeo: Italian Sculptor / architect, dies at about 75
  • 11-14Anne de Beaujeu: Daughter of French King Louis XI, dies at 61

Events in year of 1523

  • 01-29Sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden
  • 05-01Danish King Christian III arrives in Veere
  • 06-06Gustavus I becomes King of Sweden (Swedish National Day)
  • 06-12Frisian rebel leader Jancko Douwama arrested
  • 09-19Emperor Charles I and England sign anti-French covenant
  • 10-27English troops occupy Montalidier France
  • 11-30Amsterdam bans assembly of heretics

People born in year of 1523

  • 02-20Jan Blahoslav: Czechoslovakia -- Humanist / Bishop (Bohemian brothers)
  • 09-11Pierre de Ronsard: Poet
  • 11-11Joachim Hopperus [Hoppers]: Frisian lawyer / politician
  • 12-22Charles "Cardinal" of Bourbon: Archbishop Rouen

People died in year of 1523

  • 05-07Franz von Sickingen: German knight / protect of poor, dies of wounds at 42
  • 07-01Hendrik Voes: Flemish priest / church reformer, burned at stake
  • 07-01John of Esschen: Flemish priest / church reformer, burned at stake
  • 08-29Ulrich von Hutten: German Poet / humanist / patriot, dies at 35
  • 09-14Adrian VI [Adriaan F Bieyens]: Only Dutch Pope (1522-23), dies at 64