May 1538 in history

May 1538 events chronologically

May 26 Geneva expels John Calvin and his followers from the city. Calvin lives in exile in Strasbourg for the next three years

Died in May 1538

May 8 Edward Foxe an English churchman, Bishop of Hereford. He was the most Lutheran of Henry VIII's bishops, and assisted in drafting the Ten Articles of 1536
May 22 John Forest an English Franciscan Friar and martyr.