Historical Events Happened In 1596
Sunday, 01 February 2015
Jan 05 In the year 1596 henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter in the year 1596.
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 in the year 1596.
Jan 28 British admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea on this day in history.
Jan 31 In the year 1596 catholic League disjoins
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 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 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn in the year 1596.
May 09 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter on this day in history.
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
May 26 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain in the year 1596.
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
Jul 17 On this day in history 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 In the year 1596 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 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 On this day in history constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly)
Sep 05 On this day in history dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java
Sep 07 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen in the year 1596.
Sep 13 On this day in history pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
Sep 20 In the year 1596 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.