June 1579 in history

June 1579 events chronologically

Jun 17 Sir Francis Drake claims a land he calls Nova Albion (modern California) for England
Jun 26 Livonian campaign of Stephen Báthory begins

Born in June 1579

Jun 17 Louis I Prince of Anhalt-Köthen a German prince of the House of Ascania and ruler of the unified principality of Anhalt. From 1603, he was ruler of the principality of Anhalt-Köthen. He was also a founder of the first German Society

Died in June 1579

Jun 15 Simão Rodrigues a Portuguese Jesuit priest, , one of the co-founders of the Society of Jesus.
Jun 25 Hatano Hideharu the eldest son of Hatano Harumichi and the head of Hatano clan.