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Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

May 19: Mary Queen of Scots is arrested.

Year 1568 was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Julian calendar.

Events of 1568[edit | edit source]

Eighty Years' War (The Relief of Leiden).

Undated[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

1568 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1568

Ab urbe condita 2321
Armenian calendar 1017
Bahá'í calendar -276 – -275
Buddhist calendar 2112
Coptic calendar 1284 – 1285
Ethiopian calendar 1560 – 1561
Hebrew calendar 5328 5329
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1623 – 1624
 - Shaka Samvat 1490 – 1491
 - Kali Yuga 4669 – 4670
Holocene calendar 11568
Iranian calendar 946 – 947
Islamic calendar 975 – 976
Japanese calendar Eiroku 11

(永禄 11年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2228
Julian calendar 1613
Korean calendar 3901
Thai solar calendar 2111
See also 1568 births.

Deaths[edit | edit source]

See also 1568 deaths.

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People of the year 1568 at Familypedia

36 people were born in 1568

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Christian I. von Anhalt-Bernburg (1568-1630)Joachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)Agnes von Barby-Mühlingen (1540-1569)
Nicholas Baker (c1568-1632)John Baker (c1543-1581)Margery Madistard (c1547-1617)
Jonas Bonde (1568-1601)Thomas Bond (1540-)Alice Woolpit (1540-1575)
Frances Bulkeley (c1568-1610)Edward Bulkeley (1540-1620)Olive Irby (c1547-1614)
Margaret Butler (aft1568-c1652)William Butler (c1540-)Margaret Greeke
Jane Carter (1568-1606)Richard Carter (1541-1629)
Lucy Cecil (1568-1614)Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter (1542-1623)Dorothy Neville (1548-1608)
John Cheney (1568-1623)William Cheney (1540-1608)Frances Cheney (c1540-?)
Robert Coddington (1575-1615)John Coddington (1520-1582)Ellen Coddington (1522-1582)
Mary Sarah Cooke (1568-1614)John Cooke (1530-1600)
Ursula Alice Dimery (1568-1628)Thomas Dimery (c1540-)Marian Gayner (c1540-)
John Forbes (1568-1635)William Forbes, 4th Laird of Corse (1530-1614)Elizabeth Strachan of Thornton (1544-1600)
Mary Foster (1568-1611)John Fosten (1537-1573)Elizabeth Ellen Munn (1538-1611)
Richard Harlakenden (1568-1631)Roger Harlakenden (1535-1603)Elizabeth Hardres (c1541-1602)
Sophie von Brandenburg (1568-1622)Johann Georg von Brandenburg (1525-1598)Sabina von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1529-1575)
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34 children were born to the 14 women born in 1568

16 people died in 1568

 FatherMotherAge at death
Andreana Acquaviva d'Aragona (1498-1568)Belisario Acquaviva d'Aragona (1464-1528)Sveva Sanseverino (-)
Elizabeth of Angoulême (1545-1568)Henri II of Angoulême (1519-1559)Caterina de' Medici (1519-1589)
Jan van Casembroot (c1525-1568)Lenaert Casembroot (1495-1558)Marie Reyvaert
Sophia von Pommern (1498-1568)Bogislaw X. von Pommern (1454-1523)Anna Jagiellon (1476-1503)
Albrecht von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1490-1568)Friedrich II. von Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach (1460-1536)Sofia of Poland (1464-1512)
Hugh Kennedy, 2nd of Girvan Mains (-aft1568)Alexander Kennedy, 1st of Girvan Mains (c1478-)
Ivan (Konon) Fyodorovich Sitsky (c1495-1568)Fyodor Petrovich (Krivoy) Sitsky (c1455-c1535)
Vasili Vasilyevich Prince Sitsky (c1535-1568)Vasili Andreyevich Prince Sitsky (c1515-1578)
Margery Unknown (1529-1567)
Anna Maria von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1532-1568)Erich I. von Braunschweig-Calenberg-Göttingen (1470-1540)Elisabeth von Brandenburg (1510-1558)
Heinrich II. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1489-1568)Heinrich I. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1463-1514)Katharina von Pommern (1465-1526)
Charlotte de Laval (1530-1568)Guy XVI de Laval (1476-1531)Antoinettte de Daillon (c1500-c1540)
Ludwig Kasimir von Hohenlohe-Neuenstein (1517-1568)Georg I. von Hohenlohe-Waldenburg (1488-1551)Praxedis von Sulz (c1499-1521)51
Balthasar von Nassau-Wiesbaden-Idstein (1520-1568)Philipp I. von Nassau-Wiesbaden-Idstein (1490-1558)Adriane de Glymes (1495-1524)
Reinhard von Isenburg-Birstein (1518-1568)Johann V. von Isenburg-Büdingen (1476-1533)Anna von Schwarzburg-Blankenburg (1497-aft1554)
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1253 people lived in 1568

George Abell (1561-1630)Robert Abell (1531-1587)Helene Abell (1524-1611)
Andreana Acquaviva d'Aragona (1498-1568)Belisario Acquaviva d'Aragona (1464-1528)Sveva Sanseverino (-)
Anna Margaret Aires (c1567-1629)John R. Aires (1540-1566)Margaret R. Whitford (c1544-)
Edward Allerton (1555-1589)William Allerton (1529-1629)Ales Byrren (1530-1555)
Bridget Allgar (c1562-c1605)William Allgar (1536-1575)Margaret Payre (c1540-1612)
Anna Anstyne (1554-1600)Walter Anstyne (1526-1620)Alice Fullman (1525-1571)
Christian Arbuthnott (c1535-1583)Robert Arbuthnott (1508-1579)Christian Keith (1512-1553)
Nicholas Arnold (1550-1623)Richard Arnold (1520-1593)Jaquinta Young (1520-1583)
Anna Maria von Anhalt (1561-1605)Joachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)Agnes von Barby-Mühlingen (1540-1569)
Christian I. von Anhalt-Bernburg (1568-1630)Joachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)Agnes von Barby-Mühlingen (1540-1569)
Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1511-1571)Magnus I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1470-1543)Katharina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1488-1563)
Elisabeth von Anhalt-Zerbst (1545-1574)Johann IV. von Anhalt-Dessau (1504-1551)Margaretha von Brandenburg (1511-1577)
Elisabeth von Anhalt (1563-1607)Joachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)Agnes von Barby-Mühlingen (1540-1569)
Franz I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1510-1581)Magnus I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1470-1543)Katharina von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1488-1563)
Franz II. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1547-1619)Franz I. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1510-1581)Sibylle von Sachsen (1515-1592)
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Events of the year 1568 at Familypedia

20 people were married in 1568.

 Joined with
Magnus II. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1543-1603)Sofia of Sweden (1547-1611)
Mary Cavendish (1556-1632)Gilbert Talbot, 7th Earl of Shrewsbury (1552-1616)
Elizabeth Croft (c1543-1583)Thomas Dodson (c1543-1621)
Robert Cushman (1577-1625)Sara Reder (1585-1616)
Thomas Dodson (c1543-1621)Elizabeth Croft (c1543-1583)
George Elphinstone (c1537-1585)Marion Scott
Elizabeth Hardwick (1527-1608)John Barlow (c1530-1544)+William Cavendish (c1505-1557)+William St Loe (1518-1565)+George Talbot, 6th Earl of Shrewsbury (1528-1590)
Susan Lawrence (1548-1610)Henry Sherman (1545-1610)
John II von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1545-1622)Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen (1550-1586) + Agnes Hedwig von Anhalt (1573-1616)
Sara Reder (1585-1616)Robert Cushman (1577-1625)
Henry Sherman (1545-1610)Susan Lawrence (1548-1610)
Eric XIV of Sweden (1533-1577)Agda Persdotter (?-?) + Karin Jacobsdotter (?-?) + Karin Månsdotter (1550-1612)
Sofia of Sweden (1547-1611)Magnus II. von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1543-1603)
Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Grubenhagen (1550-1586)John II von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Plön (1545-1622)
Johann Kasimir von Pfalz-Simmern (1543-1592)Elisabeth von Sachsen (1552-1590)
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There were 0 military battles in 1568.

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