Events in year of 1567

  • 03-11Geuzen army leaves Walcheren to return to Oosterweel
  • 03-13Battle at Oosterweel: Spanish troops destroy Geuzenleger
  • 04-11Dutch Prince William of Orange flees from Antwerp to Breda
  • 05-15Mary, Queen of Scots marries James Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell
  • 06-15Battle at Carberry Scot: Protestant troops beat Earl Bothwells army
  • 06-15Genoa Italy expels Jews
  • 06-16Mary, Queen of Scots, imprisoned in Lochleven Castle prison Scotland
  • 06-20Don Henrique of Brazil, expel Jews
  • 06-20Jews are expelled from Brazil by order of regent Don Henrique
  • 07-24Mary Queen of Scots is forced to abdicate and 1-year-old James VI becomes King of Scotland
  • 09-09Lomaraal van Egmond and Philip van Hoorne captured
  • 09-29War of Religion - Huguenots try to kidnap King Charles IX
  • 10-06Duke of Alva becomes land guardian of the Netherlands
  • 11-10Battle at St-Denis: French government army vs. Huguenots

People born in year of 1567

  • 01-04Franciscus Aguilon: Physicist / mathematician / Jesuit / architect
  • 01-15Black Box [Catherine Quinol]: Guadeloupe -- Vocalist (Love Sensation)
  • 02-12Thomas Campion: England, United Kingdom -- Composer / poet / Physician
  • 04-25Aurelio Signoretti: Composer
  • 04-26Nicolas Forme: Composer
  • 05-01Michiel Jansz van Mierevelt: Dutch royal painter
  • 07-03Samuel de Champlain: Explorer (Lake Champlain)
  • 08-10Girolamo Giacobbi: Composer
  • 08-21Francois de Sales: French Bishop of Geneva / writer / Saint
  • 12-15Christoph Demantius: Composer

People died in year of 1567

  • 01-08Jacob Vaet: Flemish Composer / royal chaplain master, dies at about 37
  • 02-09Henry Stuart: Earl of Darnley / Consort of Mary Queen of Scots, murdered
  • 02-10Lord Darnley Stuart: Husband of English Queen Mary, murdered
  • 03-31Philip [the Generous]: Count of Hessen, dies at 62
  • 04-18Wilhelm von Grumbach: German military man, dies at 63
  • 04-19Michael Stifel: German Theologist / mathematician, dies at about 79
  • 05-02Marin Drzic: Croatian playwright (Dundo Maroje)
  • 05-03Leonhard Paminger: Composer, dies at 72
  • 11-12Anne Pierre Adrien Duke of Montmorency: Marshal of France, dies at 74

Events in year of 1568

  • 01-24Abdij Church in Middelburg destroyed by fire
  • 01-24In Netherlands, Duke of Alva declares William of Orange an outlaw
  • 02-17Holy Roman Emperor agrees to pay tribute to the Sultan for peace
  • 03-23Treaty of Longjumeau: French huguenots go on strike
  • 05-13Mary Queen of Scots is defeated by English at battle of Langside
  • 05-16Mary Queen of Scotland flees to England
  • 05-19English Queen Elizabeth I arrests Scottish Queen Mary
  • 05-23Battle at Heiligerlee: Dutch rebels beat Spanish, 100s killed
  • 06-01Duke van Alva beheads 18 nobles in Brussels
  • 07-10Battle on Eems: Dutch Water garrison beats Spanish
  • 10-05Conference of York begins: trial against Mary Stuart
  • 10-05Willem of Oranges army occupies Brabant
  • 10-212nd Altenburger sermon: Philippisten / Gnesiolutheranen

People born in year of 1568

  • 03-09Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga: Italian Prince / Jesuit / Saint
  • 05-11Christian I: Ruler of Anhalt-Bernburg (Battle of White Mountain)
  • 05-17Christoph Thomas Walliser: Composer
  • 09-03Adriano Banchieri: Composer

People died in year of 1568

  • 02-15Hendrik van Brederode: Dutch noble (Compromise of Nobles), dies at 36
  • 03-20Albrecht von Hohenzollern: 1st Duke of Prussia, dies at 77
  • 06-01Duke of Alva: And 18 nobles, beheaded
  • 06-01Gijsbert van Bronkhorst-Batenburg: Calvinist leader, beheaded
  • 06-05Lamoraal: Earl of Egmont / prince of Gavere, beheaded
  • 06-05Philips van Montmorency Count of Horne: Admiral / statesman, beheaded
  • 06-05Willem Key: Painter, dies at about 47
  • 07-06Johann Oporinus: Swiss book publisher / publisher, dies at 61
  • 07-23Don Carlos: Son of Spanish King Philip II, dies at about 23
  • 09-24Antoon van Stralen: Flemish Mayor of Antwerp, beheaded at about 47
  • 10-03Elisabeth van Valois: French Queen of Spain, dies at 23