1539 in History
February 1 Emperor Karel and King Francois I sign anti-English treaty
February 15 Emperor Charles receives Cardinal Pole in Toledo
February 19 Jews of Tyrnau Hungary (then Trnava, Czechoslovakia), expelled
April 19 Charles, protestant German monarch, signs Treaty of Frankrfurt
May 28 Hernando de Soto lands in Florida
May 30 Spanish explorer Fernando de Soto discovers Florida
June 3 Hernando De Soto claims Florida for Spain
October 4 King Henry VIII and Anna of Kleef marry
December 29 St. Jacobs Church burns after being hit by lightning