What Happened In History Year 1529

Historical Events for the Year 1529

  • 19th April » Beginning of the Protestant Reformation: After the Second Diet of Speyer bans Lutheranism, a group of rulers ('German language German:' Fürst) and independent cities ('German language German:' Reichsstadt) Protestation at Speyer protests the reinstatement
  • 22nd April » Treaty of Zaragoza divides the eastern hemisphere between Spain and Portugal along a line 297.5 leagues or 17° east of the Moluccas.
  • 21st June » Kingdom of France or French forces are driven out of northern Italy by Habsburg Spain called Spain at the Battle of Landriano during the War of the League of Cognac.
  • 1st September » The Spanish fort of Sancti Spiritu (Argentina) e.g Sancti Spiritu, the first one built in modern Argentina, is destroyed by natives.
  • 27th September » The Siege of Vienna begins when Suleiman I attacks the city.
  • 15th October » The Siege of Vienna ends as the Austrians rout the invading Turks, turning the tide against almost a century of unchecked conquest throughout eastern and central Europe by the Ottoman Empire.

Famous Birthdays in 1529

  • 3rd April » Michael Neander, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1581)
  • 7th June » Étienne Pasquier, French lawyer (d. 1615)
  • 14th June » Ferdinand II, Archduke of Austria (d. 1595)
  • 24th July » Charles II, Margrave of Baden-Durlach (d. 1577)

Famous Deaths in History for 1529

  • 2nd February » Baldassare Castiglione, Italian author and diplomat (b. 1478)
  • 21st June » John Skelton, English poet and educator (b. 1460)
  • 20th November » Karl von Miltitz, German pope (b. 1490)

Historical events for the year 1529 by month