What Happened in 1552

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Historical Events

  • Jan 12 Dutch west coast hit by heavy storm, hundreds killed
  • Jan 15 France signs secret treaty with German Protestants
  • Jan 23 2nd version of Book of Common Prayer becomes mandatory in England
  • Feb 15 Dutch coast hit by heavy storm
  • Feb 24 Privileges of Hanseatic League in England are abrogated
  • Mar 26 Guru Amar Das becomes the Third Sikh Guru.
  • Apr 4 Mauritius van Saksen begins alliance with Karel Anikita Stroganov
  • Apr 10 Henri II of France occupies Metz
  • Apr 18 Mauritius of Saksen occupies Linz
  • Apr 19 Mauritius of Saksen captures Karel
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World Leaders in 1552

Famous People in 1552

Famous People Born in 1552

  • Feb 1 Edward Coke, Mileham Norfolk, jurist/politician (defended common law)
  • Feb 8 Agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet and soldier (d. 1630)
  • Feb 19 Melchior Klesl, Austrian cardinal and statesman (d. 1630)
  • Feb 28 Jost/Jobst Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (d. 1632)
  • Apr 15 Pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician (d. 1626)
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Famous Deaths

  • Jan 3 Henry II of Bavaria, bishop of Utrecht (1524-29), dies at 64
  • Jan 11 Johannes Cochlaeus, [Dobeneck], German humanist/theologist, dies
  • Jan 22 Edward Seymour, Duke of Somerset, beheaded for treason
  • Feb 26 Heinrich Faber, German composer
  • Apr 14 Laurentius Andreae, [Lars Andersson], Swedish church reformer, dies
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