Historical Events Happened In 1596
Friday, 29 April 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 In the year 1596 john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66
Jan 28 British admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea in the year 1596.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins in the year 1596.
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher in the year 1596.
Mar 23 In the year 1596 henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 In the year 1596 rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 In the year 1596 the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
Apr 17 In the year 1596 arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais
Apr 24 In the year 1596 pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 In the year 1596 abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
May 26 On this day in history england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1596 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 On this day in history english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
Jul 05 On this day in history english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
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 on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1596 david Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star)
Aug 09 On this day in history henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
Aug 19 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) on this day in history.
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1596 dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java on this day in history.
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen on this day in history.
Sep 13 In the year 1596 pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
Sep 20 On this day in history diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher on this day in history.
Sep 28 Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor on this day in history.