Historical Events Happened In 1596
Thursday, 02 October 2014
Jan 05 In the year 1596 henry Lawes, English composer
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 On this day in history british admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea.
Jan 31 In the year 1596 catholic League disjoins
Mar 11 In the year 1596 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 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher on this day in history.
Apr 17 On this day in history arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais
Apr 24 In the year 1596 pacificatie of Ireland drawn
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 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain in the year 1596.
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies in the year 1596.
Jun 21 In the year 1596 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java in the year 1596.
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz on this day in history.
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 In the year 1596 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
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 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I in the year 1596.
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1596 dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java in the year 1596.
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen in the year 1596.
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) on this day in history.
Sep 20 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain in the year 1596.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher in the year 1596.
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor