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Events and People Who Made History in the Year 1565 AD

January

January 25: Battle at Talikota India: Moslems destroy Vijayanagar's army

March

March 1: Spanish occupier Estacio de Sa founds Rio de Janeiro

April

April 27: 1st Spanish settlement in Philippines, Cebu City, forms

June

June 14: Catharina de Medici and Duke of Alva discuss Calvinism

July

July 29: Mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley

August

August 28: Oldest city in the U.S., St. Augustine Fla, established

September

September 8: 1st permanent settlement in U.S. forms (St. Augustine, Florida)
September 8: Turkish siege of Malta broken by Maltese and Knights of St. John
September 20: Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Florida and massacre the French

November

November 13: King Philip II's "Letters out Segovia" reaches Brussels
November 13: Pope Pius IV publishes degree Professi fidei

December

December 24: Compromise of the Nobles closes against inquisition
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