Events in year of 1536

  • 01-17Francois Rabelais absolved of apostasy by Pope Paul III
  • 02-02Pedro de Mendoza finds Argentine city of Buenos Aires
  • 02-18France and Turkey sign milt / trade agreement against King Karel
  • 04-14English King Henry VIII expropriate minor monasteries
  • 05-02King Henry VIII accused Anna Boleyn of adultery and incest
  • 05-06King Henry VIII, orders bible be placed in every church
  • 05-15Anna Boleyn and Lord Rochford accused of adultery / incest
  • 05-17Anne Boleyns 4 "lovers" executed
  • 05-23Pope Paul III installs Portugese inquisition
  • 05-30English King Henry VIII marries Jane Seymour
  • 07-09French navigator Jacques Cartier returns to Saint-Malo from Canada
  • 10-20Danish / Norw King Christian III leads reform in Catholic possessions
  • 12-22English Scholar Reginald Pole appointed Cardinal

People born in year of 1536

  • 02-24Clement VIII [Ippolito Aldofireini]: Fano, Italy -- Pope (1592-1605)

People died in year of 1536

  • 01-06Baldassare Peruzzi: Italian Architect / painter
  • 03-16Ibrahim Pasha: Grand-visier of Osmaanse Rich, murdered at about 45
  • 05-19Anne Boleyn: Queen of England / Wife of Henry VIII, beheaded
  • 05-19Lord Rochford: English Brother of Anna Boleyn, beheaded
  • 07-12Desiderius Erasmus: Humanist / priest (Novum instrumentum omne)
  • 08-17Pietersz: Book publisher (Kersten Knight - on Index)
  • 09-24Janus Secundus: Neo latin Poet (Basia), dies at 24
  • 10-14Garcilaso de la Vega: Spanish Poet / diplomat, dies in battle

Events in year of 1537

  • 02-09Pope Paul III routes Cardinal Pole to England
  • 02-19Weavers of Leiden Neth strike
  • 03-17French troops invade Flanders
  • 07-30Resistant of Bomy: French / Dutch cease fire
  • 09-02King Christian III publishes "Ordinance on the Danish Church"

People born in year of 1537

  • 05-20Hieronymus Fabricius Ab: Aquapend, Italy -- Physician (De Formato Foetu)
  • 10-12Edward VI: Tudor -- King of England (1547-53)
  • 10-13Jane Grey: Queen of England for 9 days
  • 12-21Johan III: King of Sweden (1569-92)

People died in year of 1537

  • 01-12Lorenzo di Credi: Italian painter
  • 04-08Willem Aerts: Flemish architect
  • 10-24Jane Seymour: 3rd Wife of Henry VIII