Historical Events in 1560

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  • Mar 7 Christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa
  • Mar 13 Spanish fleet occupies Djerba, at Tripoli
  • Mar 15 Failed assault on royal palace in Amboise, France
  • Jun 12 Battle of Okehazama: Oda Nobunaga defeats Imagawa Yoshimoto.
  • Jul 6 England and Scotland sign Treaty of Edinburgh
  • Jul 29 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden

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Aug 21 Tycho Brahe becomes interested in astronomy

Astronomer Tycho Brahe
Astronomer
Tycho Brahe

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Sep 25 Spanish king Philip II names Frederik Schenck of Toutenburg as 1st archbishop of Utrecht

King of Spain Philip II
King of Spain
Philip II