McDonald’s for lunch because Lolly is working late and I have a pool match.

Now, in tradition, £15.75 was the price, so 1575 is the year.! #TillReceptHistory

Jan 22nd – English queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis & William Byrd music press monopoly

Feb 8th – University Leiden founded, and given the motto “Praesidium Libertatis”

Feb 11th – King Frederick of Denmark offers island of Hveen to Tycho Brahe

Feb 13th – Henry III of France is crowned at Rheims.

Mar 3rd – Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi.

Jun 28th – Spanish troops conquer Buren

Jul 19th – Spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater

Aug 7th – Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died

Sep 16th – King Johan Casimir of Palts promises military aid to hugenots

Oct 10th – Battle of Dormans: Roman Catholic forces under Duke Henry of Guise defeated the Protestants, capturing Philippe de Mornay among others.

Oct 22nd – Foundation of Aguascalientes (one of 32 Federal Entities of Mexico)

Nov 8th – French Roman Catholics & Huguenots signs treaty

Dec 14th – Polish Parliament selects Istvan Bathory as king of Poland

Dec 16th – The 1575 Valdivia earthquake takes place.

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