Home Events & Holidays Famous Birthdays Famous Deaths Famous Quotes History Calendar Add Your Events


Share This Page

Share This Page With Your Friends Via

Find A Historical Year

  • [ * 1988 ]

Yearwise Historical Events


Monthwise Historical Events


Events & Holidays Celebrated Today

Countrywise Events & Holidays »

  • Australia Day (Australia)
  • Duarte Day (Dominican Republic)
  • Foundation Day (Santos) (Brazil)
  • Republic Day (India)
  • View All »



  • Does freedom of expression extend to insulting religious sentiments?
    Don't Know

Latest Events Listers


Famous Quotes


Find Us On Facebook




Famous Deaths In 1617

Monday, 26 January 2015

Jan 01 Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies in the year 1617.

Jan 17 Pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68 on this day in history.

Feb 04 Louis Elsevier, Dutch publisher, dies at about 76 on this day in history.

Feb 06 In the year 1617 prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63

Feb 09 On this day in history hans Christoph Haiden, composer, dies at 44

Mar 04 In the year 1617 arcangelo Crivelli, composer, dies at 70

Mar 20 Franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50 in the year 1617.

Mar 21 On this day in history death of pocahontas, Native American, daughter of Powhatan (b. c. 1595)

Apr 04 In the year 1617 john Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies

Apr 05 In the year 1617 death of alonso Lobo, Spanish composer (b. 1555)

Apr 24 On this day in history death of carlo Concino, French marquis of Ancre/state advisor, murdered

May 07 On this day in history david Fabricius, German astronomer, dies at 53

Jun 28 Johan Evertsen de Captain, Swiss admiral, dies in battle on this day in history.

Aug 13 In the year 1617 death of johann Jakob Grynaeus, Swiss Protestant clergyman (b. 1540)

Aug 30 On this day in history death of rose of Lima, Peruvian saint (b. 1586)

Sep 25 Emperor Go-Yozei of Japan (b. 1617) died in the year 1617.

Sep 27 In the year 1617 johan Earnest count of Nassau-Siegen, dies

Oct 02 In the year 1617 isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies

Oct 11 Franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62 in the year 1617.

Oct 27 On this day in history death of ralph Winwood, English politician (b. 1563)

Nov 10 On this day in history death of barnabe Rich, English soldier and writer

Nov 22 In the year 1617 ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17), dies

Making Of History Captured

Watch Rare Video Clips Of Historical Events

  • MUMBAI Blast Terrorist Attacks and The Attacks of 26/11 in mumbai real footage captured on CCTVs
  • [BREAKING UPDATE]: Footage of Terrorists Inside Nairobi Westgate Mall Attack
  • Eyewitness Videos of Paris Shooting Terror Attack at Charlie Hebdo | The New York Times
  • BBC Documentary - Ancient Torture Techniques Ancient Discoveries
  • Ancient Aliens On MARS, Discovery Of Toltec Face, NASA, Feb 6, 2014
  • Suppressed Ancient Discoveries From Around the World
  • 10 oldest Photos in History - Die ältesten Fotos der Welt
  • First Photo's Ever taken in Date order
  • Top 10 Scary Old Photos
  • Martin Luther King "I have a dream"   with Subtitles
  • 1989 Tiananmen Square Protests
  • 25 Most Horrific Massacres In History
  • The Nanking Massacre: Facts, Pictures, WW2, Documentary Photos, Book, Women (1997)
  • Korean Atrocities by American Army immediate following WWII 1946-1949
  • The world's oldest musical instrument (40,000 BCE) Mammoth ivory and bird bone flutes Germany

Famous Birthdays In 1617

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 06 In the year 1617 birth of kristoffer Gabel, Danish statesman (d. 1673)

Apr 03 On this day in history birth of antimo Liberati, composer

May 23 Elias Ashmole, antiquary was born on this day in history.

Aug 08 On this day in history birth of adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary)

Aug 13 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist was born in the year 1617.