Events in year of 1530

  • 02-241st imperial coronation by a Pope, Charles V crowned by Clement V
  • 06-20German Parliament joins to Augsburg together
  • 08-12Florence surrenders for Emperor Karel I
  • 09-20Luther advises protestant monarch compromise
  • 11-05St. Felix Flood ravages Dutch coast
  • 11-19Augsburg: Emperor Karel I enables Edict of Worms

People born in year of 1530

  • 08-22Bartolomeo Spontone: Composer
  • 08-25Ivan IV [the Terrible]: 1st tsar of Russia (1533-84)

People died in year of 1530

  • 04-24Jacopo Sannazaro: Italian Poet (De partu Virginis)
  • 08-03Philibert Chalon: Prince of Orange / Viceroy of Naples
  • 11-29Lord Chancellor: (1514-29), dies at about 56
  • 12-01Margaretha of Austria: Governess of the Netherlands, dies at 51
  • 12-25Babur: Emperor of Delhi
  • 12-26Zahir al-Din Mohammed Babur Shah: Founder Mogols-dynasty, dies at 47

Events in year of 1531

  • 01-05Pope Clemens VII forbids English King Henry VIII to re-marry
  • 01-26Lisbon hit by Earthquake; about 30,000 die
  • 02-11Henry VIII recognized as supreme head of Church in England
  • 02-26Earthquake in Lisbon Spain, kills 20,000-30,000
  • 02-27Evangelical German monarchy / towns form Schmalkaldische Union
  • 06-09Pope Clemens VII and Francois I sign secret treaty against Karel V
  • 10-11Battle at Kappel: Swiss RC kantons beat protestant
  • 10-24Bavaria joins Schmalkaldische Union

People born in year of 1531

  • 08-24Ercole Bottrigari: Composer
  • 09-14Philipp Apianus [Bennewitz / Bienewitz]: German geography / cartographer

People died in year of 1531

  • 01-22Andrea del Sarto: Italian painter, dies at 44
  • 03-20Sicke Freerks / Frericx [Cutter]: Dutch anabaptist, beheaded
  • 04-05Richard Roose: Boiled to death for trying to poison an Archbishop
  • 07-08Tilman Riemenschneider: German sculptor, dies at 71
  • 09-22Louise Van Savoye: French regent of King Francois I, dies at 55
  • 10-11Huldrych Zwingli: Swiss church Reformer (Zwinglianen)
  • 12-06John Volkertsz Trimaker: Dutch anabaptist leader, beheaded