1590 in History
February 26 Mauritius of Nassaus sails to Breda
March 4 Mauritius of Nassau's ship reaches Breda
March 6 Earl Mauritius conquerors Breda "turfschip of Breda"
March 14 Battle at Ivry: French King Henri IV beats Catholic League
April 2 States-General appoints earl Mauritius, viceroy of Utrecht
May 14 Battle at Ivry: French king Henri IV beats Catholic League
July 6 English Admiral Francis Drake takess Portuguese Forts at Taag
July 19 King Philip Ii's secretary Antonio Perez escapes jail
September 15 Giambattista Catagna elected as Pope Urban VII
December 5 Noccolo Sfondrato chosen Pope Gregory XIV