Historical Events Happened In 1596
Tuesday, 09 February 2016
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer in the year 1596.
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 in the year 1596.
Jan 28 In the year 1596 british admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history 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 In the year 1596 abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
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 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 On this day in history english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
Jul 05 In the year 1596 english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
Jul 17 At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya on this day in history.
Jul 29 In the year 1596 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
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 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I in the year 1596.
Aug 26 In the year 1596 frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 On this day in history 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 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java in the year 1596.
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 In the year 1596 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher in the year 1596.
Sep 28 On this day in history vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor