Historical Events Happened In 1596
Thursday, 28 May 2015
Jan 05 In the year 1596 henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter in the year 1596.
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 in the year 1596.
Jan 28 In the year 1596 british admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins in the year 1596.
Mar 11 In the year 1596 isaac Elsevier, book publisher
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 31 René Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) in the year 1596.
Mar 31 On this day in history the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais on this day in history.
Apr 24 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn in the year 1596.
May 09 In the year 1596 abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 On this day in history willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1596 tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov in the year 1596.
Jun 22 On this day in history cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 On this day in history english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 17 In the year 1596 at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
Jul 29 On this day in history jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
Aug 03 In the year 1596 david Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star)
Aug 09 Henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond in the year 1596.
Aug 19 On this day in history elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 In the year 1596 frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 On this day in history nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri)
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) in the year 1596.
Sep 05 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java in the year 1596.
Sep 07 On this day in history dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen on this day in history.
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1596 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 On this day in history joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor in the year 1596.