Historical Events Happened In 1596
Saturday, 10 October 2015
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1596 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 On this day in history catholic League disjoins
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher in the year 1596.
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat in the year 1596.
Mar 31 On this day in history rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher in the year 1596.
Apr 17 On this day in history arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais
Apr 24 In the year 1596 pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter in the year 1596.
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
May 26 In the year 1596 england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java on this day in history.
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 17 On this day in history 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) in the year 1596.
Aug 09 Henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond on this day in history.
Aug 19 On this day in history elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) on this day in history.
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 On this day in history anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
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 In the year 1596 joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor on this day in history.