Historical Events Happened In 1596
Saturday, 04 July 2015
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer in the year 1596.
Jan 13 In the year 1596 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 28 British admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea on this day in history.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1596 isaac Elsevier, book publisher
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat in the year 1596.
Mar 31 In the year 1596 rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher in the year 1596.
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais in the year 1596.
Apr 24 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn on this day in history.
May 09 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter on this day in history.
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1596 england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 On this day in history tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov in the year 1596.
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java in the year 1596.
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 on this day in history.
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 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I in the year 1596.
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) in the year 1596.
Sep 03 In the year 1596 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 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
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 In the year 1596 joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor on this day in history.