Historical Events in 1544

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  • Jan 30th Adrian van Goes becomes land advocate of Holland
  • Apr 14th Battle at Carignano: French troops under Earl d'Enghien beat Swiss
  • May 1st Turkish troops occupy Hungary

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May 17th Scot Earl Matthew Lennox signs secret treaty with Henry VIII

King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII
  • May 23rd Holy Roman Emperor Charles V recognizes king Christian III of Denmark
  • Jul 19th Italian War of 1542: The Siege of Boulogne began.
  • Aug 17th Imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France
  • Sep 18th English King Henry VIII's troops occupy Boulogne
  • Sep 18th Peace of CrĂ©py: Holy Roman Emperor Charles V & French King Francis I
  • Sep 30th King Henry VIII draws his armies out of France
  • Nov 10th Flemish painter Jan Matsys banished from Antwerp for religious beliefs
  • Nov 19th Pope Paul III opens council of Trente