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Events in ... 1579 ...

Before 1579 William Legh 1551- and Frances Harrington were married

Before 1579 Elizabeth Shirley 1540-1578 (38) died in Conington, Huntingdonshire .

Before 1579 Thomas Egerton 1st Viscount Brackley 1540-1617 (38) was appointed as Queen's Counsel

In 1579 Anthony Babington 1561-1586 (17) and Mary Draycott 1562- were married

In 1579 Henry Capell 1579-1622 was born to Arthur Capell 1557-1632 (22) and Margaret Grey 1559-1604 (20) at Rayne, Essex .

In 1579 Hugh "The Elder" Cholmondeley 1513-1596 (66) was appointed as Custos Rotulorum Cheshire

Around 1579 Katherine Constable Viscountess Fairfax 1579-1626 was born to Henry Constable .

In 1579 Thomas Culpepper 1561-1613 (18) educated at Hart Hall, Hertford College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1579 John "The Younger" Bettes 1569-1616 (9) . Portrait of Dorothy Braye Baroness Chandos.

In 1579 John "The Younger" Bettes 1569-1616 (9) . Portrait of Dorothy Braye Baroness Chandos.

In 1579 George Gower 1540-1596 (39) .Self-portrait.

In 1579 Mary Egerton 1579- was born to Thomas Egerton 1st Viscount Brackley 1540-1617 (39) and Elizabeth Ravenscroft 1544-1588 (35) .

In 1579 Henry Berkeley 1579-1667 was born to Henry Berkeley -1601

In 1579 William Gresham 1512-1579 (67) died

In 1579 John Holles 1st Earl Clare 1564-1637 (14) educated at Christ's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

In 1579 Henry Hyde 1563-1634 (16) was educated at Magdalen Hall, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1579 Elizabeth Knollys 1579- was born to Henry Knollys 1542-1582 (37) and Margaret Cave at Rotherfield Greys, Oxfordshire

Around 1579 Arthur Lake Bishop Bath and Wells 1569-1626 (9) educated at King Edward VI School, Southampton, Hampshire

In 1579 John Egerton 1st Earl Bridgewater 1579-1649 was born to Thomas Egerton 1st Viscount Brackley 1540-1617 (39) and Elizabeth Ravenscroft 1544-1588 (35)

Around 1579 Ferdinando Stanley 5th Earl Derby 1559-1594 (20) and Alice Spencer Countess Derby 1549-1637 (29) were married

In 1579 Edward Talbot 8th Earl Shrewsbury, 8th Earl Waterford 1561-1617 (17) educated at Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire .

In 1579 Alice Talbot 1579- was born to John Talbot 1549-1581 (30) and Olive Sherington 1553-1646 (26)

In 1579 Lettice West 1579- was born to Thomas West 2nd Baron De La Warr 1556-1602 (23) and Anne Knollys Baroness De La Warr 1555-1608 (23)

In 1579 Thomas Somerset 1st Viscount Somerset 1579-1651 was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester 1550-1628 (29) and Elizabeth Hastings Countess Worcester 1546-

Around 1579 William Devereux 1579- was born to Edward Devereux 1st Baronet Devereux 1544-1622 (35) and Catherine Arden Baronetess Devereux .

In 1579 Esmé Stewart 3rd Duke Lennox 1579-1624 was born to Esmé Stewart 1st Duke Lennox 1542-1583 (37) and Catherine Balsac Duchess Lennox .

Around 1579 Aemilia Bassano 1569-1645 (9) was educated in the household of Susan Bertie Countess Kent 1554- .

In 1579 George Gower 1540-1596 (39) .The Plimton Sieve Portrait of Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (45) .

Around 1579 Francis Legh 1579-1625 was born to William Legh 1551- and Frances Harrington

In 1579 John August Oldenburg 1579-1579 was born to Frederick II King Denmark 1534-1588 (44) .

In 1579 John August Oldenburg 1579-1579 died .

In 1579 Thomas Bentham Bishop Coventry and Lichfield 1514-1579 (65) died .

In 1579 Thomas Bromley Lord Chancellor 1530-1587 (49) was appointed as Lord Chancellor .

In 1579 Henry Dillon of Bratton Fleming 1516-1579 (63) died

In 1579 Robert Fisher 1st Baronet 1579-1647 was born to Clement Fisher 1539-1619 (40) .

In 1579 Henry Harpur 1st Baronet Harpur 1579-1638 was born to John Harpur of Swarkestone 1546-1622 (33)

In 1579 Robert Horne Bishop Winchester 1510-1579 (68) died .

Around 1579 Thomas Lucas 1579-1649 was born to Thomas Lucas 1559-1625 (20) .

In 1579 John Purefoy of Shalstone -1579 died .

In 1579 William St Quintin 1579-1649 was born to George St Quintin 1564-1584 (15)

In 1579 Catherine Killigrew 1579- was born to William Killigrew 1555-1622 (24) and Margery Saunders 1546- .

In 1579 John Casimir Palatinate-Simmern 1543-1592 (35) was appointed 365th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

After 1579 John Sheffield 2nd Baron Sheffield 1538-1568 and Douglas Howard Baroness Sheffield 1542-1608 (37) were married . Douglas Howard Baroness Sheffield 1542-1608 (37) by marriage Baroness Sheffield of Butterwick in Lincolnshire .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

After 1579 . Monument to Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) in St Mary the Virgin Church, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire . Finely made in alabaster. Elizabethan Period .Renaissance chest with stripped-down strapwork .

Mar 1579

01 Mar 1579

Before 01 Mar 1579 Robert Harley 1579-1656 was born

09 Mar 1579

On 09 Mar 1579 Thomas Atkins 1525-1579 (54) died .

Apr 1579

18 Apr 1579

On 18 Apr 1579 Eleonore Magdalene Wittelsbach 1578-1579 died .

May 1579

05 May 1579

Around 05 May 1579 Elizabeth Strange Baroness De La Warr 1524-1579 (55) died .

06 May 1579

On 06 May 1579 Francis Montmorency 1530-1579 (48) died at Château d'Écouen, Écouen

30 May 1579

On 30 May 1579 Sophia Oldenburg 1579-1658 was born to John "Younger" Oldenburg 1545-1622 (34)

Jul 1579

In Jul 1579 Edmund Tilney 1536-1610 (43) was appointed Master of the Revels .

06 Jul 1579

On 06 Jul 1579 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire 1579-1622 was born to William Norreys 1548-1579 (31) and Elizabeth Morrison Countess Lincoln -1611

Oct 1579

24 Oct 1579

On 24 Oct 1579 Albert V Wittelsbach V Duke Bavaria 1528-1579 (51) died . His son William Wittelsbach V Duke Bavaria 1548-1626 (31) succeeded as V Duke Bavaria .

Dec 1579

21 Dec 1579

Before 21 Dec 1579 Thomas Richards -1579 and Elizabeth Fiennes 1523-1603 (56) were married .

On 21 Dec 1579 Thomas Richards -1579 died .

25 Dec 1579