Historical Events for Year 1573
Events 1 - 15 of 15
Jan 1st - Geuzen sets fire to Woudrichem
Jan 25th - Battle of Mikatagahara, in Japan; Takeda Shingen defeats Tokugawa Ieyasu.
Jan 28th - Articles of Warsaw Confederation are signed, sanctioning freedom of religion in Poland.
Mar 7th - Turkey & Venice sign peace treaty
May 9th - Polish Parliament selects Duke of Anjou as king
Jul 6th - Pacificatie of Boulogne: new peace treaty with huguenots
Jul 6th - Córdoba, Argentina, is founded by Jerónimo Luis de Cabrera.
Jul 13th - Haarlem surrenders after 7 months to Spanish army
Jul 16th - Alva demands submission of Zealand/Holland
Aug 7th - Francis Drake's fleet returns to Plymouth after a year spent raiding for Spanish treasure
Sep 18th - Spain attacks Alkmaar
Oct 9th - Don Frederik disbands siege of Alkmaar
Vice Admiral and Navigator Francis Drake Oct 11th - Battle of South Seas - Dutch rebels beat Spanish navy
Nov 22nd - The Brazilian city of Niterói is founded.
Nov 29th - Don Luis de Requesensy Zuniga succeeds duke of Alva as land guardian of Netherlands