Historical Events for Year 1553
Events 1 - 16 of 16
Apr 29th - Flemish woman introduces practice of starching linen into England
Jun 12th - King Edward VI accept archbishop Cranmers "42 Articles"
Jun 26th - Christ's Hospital in England granted a charter
Jul 9th - Battle at Sievershausen Solingen: van Saksen beats Alcibiades
Jul 10th - Lady Jane Grey becomes queen of England
Jul 19th - 15-year-old Lady Jane Grey deposed as England's Queen after 9 days
Jul 20th - PM John Dudley captured in Cambridge
Aug 12th - Pope Julius III orders confiscation & burning of Jewish Talmud
Aug 13th - Michael Servetus is arrested by John Calvin in Geneva as a heretic.
Aug 23rd - Bishop Stephen Gardiner appointed English Lord Chancellor
Sep 8th - City of Lichfield, England forms
Sep 13th - English Hugh Latimer arrested
Oct 21st - Volumes of Talmud are burned
Oct 27th - Condemned as a heretic, Michael Servetus is burned at the stake just outside Geneva.
Nov 13th - English Lady Jane Grey/Bishop Cranmer accused of high treason
Dec 25th - Battle of Tucapel: Mapuche rebels under Lautaro defeats the Spanish conquistadors and exetutes the governor of Chile Pedro de Valdivia.