In history, year 1555 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1555.
Top Historical Events of the Year 1555 ⚡:
|Date/Month||Event / Incidence / Incident|
|23 may||Giovanni Pietro Carafa became Pope Paul IV and had a short,but tumultuous papacy, during which the Papal States suffered a seriousmilitary defeat.|
|22 june||Humayun crossed the Indus and captured Lahore and ousted Sikandar Suri of Delhi throne. The Mughal Emperor Humayun, gathered a vast army and attempted the challenging task of retaking the throne in Delhi. Humayun placed the army under the able leadership of Bairam Khan. This was a wise move given Humayun's own record of military ineptitude, and turned out to be prescient, as Bairam was to prove himself a great tactician.|
|22 June||Humanyu defeated Alexander Suri and declared Akbar as successor.|
|23 July||Humayun entered Delhi after conquering Alexander Suri in Sirhind.|
Famous birthdays in the year 1555:
|Date/Month||Name / Profession / Country|
|01 August||Edward Kelley / Spirit Medium / United Kingdom|
|04 December||Heinrich Meibom / Poet / Germany|
|11 June||Lodovico Zacconi / Composer / Italy|
|13 June||Giovanni Antonio Magini / Mathematician / Italy|
|21 April||Ludovico Carracci / Painter / Italy|
|21 March||John Leveson / Politician / United Kingdom|
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