1535

Rulers:

• Carlos I, King of Spain (1516-1556)

• Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor (1519-1558)

Federico II Gonzaga, 1st Duke of Mantua (1530-1540)

François I, King of France (1515-1547)

• Henry VIII, King of England (1509-1547)

• Henry VIII, Lord of Ireland (1509-1542)

• John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (1532-1547)

Events:

July 6: Sir Thomas More (1478-1535) is executed in London.

Births:

• Allori, Alessandro (1535-1607)

Deaths:

More, Thomas (1478-1535)

Art:

Cranach, Lucas the Elder (1472-1553): Frederick the Wise (1530-35)

• Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543): Man in a Red Cap (1532-35)

• Tiziano (c.1488-1576): Antonio di Porcia e Brugnera (1535-40)

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