1594 in History – What happened in year 1594

✅ Published on March 24th, 2009 in 16th Century in History

In history, year 1594 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 1594.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1594 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
11 juneIn the Philippines, Philip II of Spain recognized the right togovern of the Principalía, the local nobles and chieftains who hadconverted to Roman Catholicism.
08 octoberSinhalese–Portuguese War-Portugal had almost conquered the island of Sri Lanka when its army was completely annihilated, ending theCampaign of Danture.
27 FebruaryHenry IV became king of France.


Famous birthdays in the year 1594:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
05 February Biagio Marini / Violinist / Italy
13 SeptemberFrancesco Manelli / Composer / Italy
24 NovemberHenry Grey / Politician / United Kingdom
29 MayGottfried Heinrich Graf zu Pappenheim / Field Marshal / Germany
30 NovemberJohn Cosin / Academic / United Kingdom
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