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politics and world happening
- 9. January: The German Adrian of Utrecht becomes as Hadrian VI. Pope.
- 9. March:The break of the chamfering requirement with a sausage meal in Zurich is considered as “Urdatum” to the reformed church. Ulrich Zwingli defends the action with the argument that chamfered no göttliches law is.
- 18. March: Juan Sebastián de Elcano discovers those Amsterdam island.
- 26. June: The osmanischen Turks begin that with the FE storage by Rhodos, from the Johannitern are defended
- 7. September: Juan Sebastián de Elcano terminates the first Weltumsegelung
- 2. February: Lodovico Ferrari, mathematician († 1565)
- 22. February: Lampert Distelmeyer, kurfürstlicher chancellor of the Mark Brandenburg († 1588)
- 28. March: Albrecht Alcibiades of Brandenburg Kulmbach, Mark count von Brandenburg Kulmbach († 1557)
- 11. September: Ulisse Aldrovandi, Italian physician and natural scientist († 1605)
- 9. November: Martin Chemnitz, Lutheri theologian († 1586)
- 18. November: Lamoral count von Egmond, Netherlands noble freedom fighter (executed 1568)