Historical Events Happened In 1596
Sunday, 29 May 2016
Jan 05 On this day in history henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 On this day in history jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
Jan 21 In the year 1596 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 Catholic League disjoins in the year 1596.
Mar 11 On this day in history isaac Elsevier, book publisher
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 31 René Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) in the year 1596.
Mar 31 On this day in history the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
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 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1596 tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 On this day in history michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 On this day in history cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 In the year 1596 english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1596 at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
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) on this day in history.
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 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 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) on this day in history.
Sep 05 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen in the year 1596.
Sep 13 In the year 1596 pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
Sep 20 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain in the year 1596.
Sep 23 On this day in history joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor