September 1565 in history

September 1565 events chronologically

Sep 8 The Knights of Malta lift the Turkish siege of Malta that began on May 18
Sep 11 Ottoman forces retreat from Malta ending the Great Siege of Malta

Born in September 1565

Sep 28 Alessandro Tassoni an Italian poet and writer.

Died in September 1565

Sep 13 William Farel a French evangelist, and a founder of the Reformed Church in the cantons of Neuchâtel, Berne, Geneva, and Vaud in Switzerland. He is most often remembered for having persuaded John Calvin to remain in Geneva in 1536, and for persuading him to return there in 1541, after their expulsion in 1538. They influenced the government of Geneva to the point that it became the "Protestant Rome", where Protestants took refuge and non-Protestants were driven out. Together with Calvin, Farel worked to train missionary preachers who spread the Protestant cause to other countries, and especially to France
Sep 20 Cipriano de Rore a Franco-Flemish composer of the Renaissance, active in Italy. Not only was he a central representative of the generation of Franco-Flemish composers after Josquin des Prez who went to live and work in Italy, but he was one of the most prominent composers of madrigals in the middle of the 16th century. His experimental, chromatic, and highly expressive style had a decisive influence on the subsequent development of that secular music form