Historical Events Happened In 1596
Saturday, 20 December 2014
Jan 05 On this day in history henry Lawes, English composer
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat in the year 1596.
Mar 31 René Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) on this day in history.
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 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn on this day in history.
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 In the year 1596 england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
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 In the year 1596 cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
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 At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
Jul 29 Jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84 in the year 1596.
Aug 03 On this day in history 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 In the year 1596 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 In the year 1596 frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 In the year 1596 nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri)
Sep 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1596 anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) in the year 1596.
Sep 20 On this day in history diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher in the year 1596.
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor