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Date Event
Jan 31
Catholic League disjoins 
Apr 17
Archduke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais 
Apr 24
Pacificatie of Ireland drawn 
May 18
Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya 
May 26
England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain 
Jun 22
Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java 
Jun 30
English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz 
Jul 5
English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz 
Jul 17
At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya 
Aug 3
David Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star) 
Aug 9
Henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond 
Sep 5
Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java 
Sep 7
Dutch fleet bombards Banten, Java 
Sep 20
Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain. 
Oct 24
-26] Battle at Kerestes: Ottoman beat Austria-Hungary & Germany 
Oct 25
Spanish fleet sails from Lisbon to Ireland 
Oct 31
English/French/Dutch delegates sign anti-Spanish "Drievoudig Covenant" 
Nov 29
King Philip II devalues Spanish currency 
Dec 22
Ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die 
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