1589

Rulers:

• Elizabeth I, Queen of England and Ireland (1558-1603)

• Felipe II, King of Spain (1556-1598)

• Felipe II, King of Portugal (1581-1598)

• Henri III, King of Navarre (1572-1610)

• Henri IV, King of France (1589-1610)

Events:

San Luigi dei Francesi completed in Rome.

Art:

• Tintoretto, Jacopo (1518-1594): Natività (c.1585-94)