1562 in History – What happened in year 1562

✅ Published on March 23rd, 2009 in 16th Century in History

In history, year 1562 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 1562.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1562 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident


Famous birthdays in the year 1562:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
04 OctoberChristen Sørensen Longomontanus / Author / Denmark
13 January Mark Alexander Boyd / Poet / Scotland
19 OctoberGeorge Abbot / Academic / United Kingdom
24 AprilXu Guangqi / Politician / China
25 NovemberLope de Vega / Poet / Spain
25 JulyKatō Kiyomasa / Warlord / Japan
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