Historical Events Happened In 1596
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1596 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
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 On this day in history catholic League disjoins
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher in the year 1596.
Mar 23 In the year 1596 henry Unton, English diplomat
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 on this day in history.
Apr 24 In the year 1596 pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 In the year 1596 abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 On this day in history willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 On this day in history england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
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 On this day in history cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1596 english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
Jul 17 In the year 1596 at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
Jul 29 On this day in history jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
Aug 03 David Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star) on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1596 henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
Aug 19 In the year 1596 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 On this day in history frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 In the year 1596 nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri)
Sep 04 On this day in history constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly)
Sep 05 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java in the year 1596.
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
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.