Historical Events in 1551

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  • Mar 9 Emperor Karel appoints son Philip as heir to the throne
  • Apr 11 English premier John Dudley appointed Duke of Northumberland
  • Apr 20 John Dudley becomes Earl Marshal of England
  • May 1 Council of Trente resumes
  • May 12 San Marcos University in Lima Peru, opens
  • Jun 8 Pope Julius III excommunicates Duke Ottario Farnese of Parma
  • Jul 19 Treaty of Karlsburg: arch duke Ferdinand of Austria recognized as King of Hungary/Transsylvania
  • Aug 14 Turkish fleet under Dragut occupies Tripoli
  • Oct 16 English Edward Seymour Duke of Somerset re-arrested
  • Dec 19 Dutch west coast hit by hurricane