Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for '1553': Common year starting on Sunday Julian calendar Roman numerals May Royal charter St Albans Christ's Hospital June 26 King Edward's School, Witley Edward VI of England July 6 Albert Alcibiades, Margrave of Brandenburg-Kulmbach Battle of Sievershausen Catholic July 9 Maurice, Elector of Saxony Prince-elector England July 10 Lady Jane Grey Queen regnant Abdication July 18 Lord Mayor of the City of London Mary I of England July 19 August 3 London August 22 Duke of Northumberland Bishop Catholic Church Protestantism September Morocco Saadi dynasty September 23 Geneva Heresy Inquisition Michael Servetus October 27 Battle of Tucapel Chile Conquistador December 25 Lautaro (toqui) Mapuche Pedro de Valdivia Letters patent