Historical Events Happened In 1596
Tuesday, 25 October 2016
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter in the year 1596.
Jan 21 On this day in history john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66
Jan 28 In the year 1596 british admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea.
Jan 31 In the year 1596 catholic League disjoins
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher in the year 1596.
Mar 23 On this day in history henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 René Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) in the year 1596.
Mar 31 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher on this day in history.
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais in the year 1596.
Apr 24 On this day in history pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 On this day in history abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 In the year 1596 willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain in the year 1596.
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov in the year 1596.
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1596 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 In the year 1596 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
Aug 03 David Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star) on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
Aug 19 In the year 1596 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 On this day in history frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 In the year 1596 nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri)
Sep 04 In the year 1596 constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly)
Sep 05 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java on this day in history.
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java in the year 1596.
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen in the year 1596.
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) in the year 1596.
Sep 20 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain on this day in history.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher in the year 1596.
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor