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.