1575 in History
January 22 English queen Elizabeth I grants Thomas Tallis and William Byrd music press monopoly
February 8 University of Leiden Netherlands opens
February 11 King Frederick of Denmark offers island of Hveen to Tycho Brahe
June 12 William of Orange marries Charlotte de Bourbon
June 28 Spanish troops conquer Buren
July 12 Willem van Orange marries Charlotte de Bourbon
July 19 Spanish viceroy Gilles of Hierges attacks Oudewater
August 7 Spanish troops conquer Oudewater, almost all inhabitants died
September 16 King Johan Casimir of Palts promises military aid to hugenots
November 8 French Roman Catholics and Huguenots signs treaty
December 14 Polish Parliament selects Istvan Bathory as king of Poland