Historical Events For 1596
Monday, 22 January 2018
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher in the year 1596.
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 31 RenĂ© Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) in the year 1596.
Mar 31 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher on this day in history.
Apr 17 In the year 1596 arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais
Apr 24 On this day in history pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 On this day in history abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 On this day in history willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 In the year 1596 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 In the year 1596 cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 On this day in history english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
Jul 05 On this day in history english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
Jul 17 At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
Jul 29 On this day in history 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 In the year 1596 henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
Aug 19 On this day in history elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 On this day in history frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) in the year 1596.
Sep 04 On this day in history constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly)
Sep 05 In the year 1596 dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java
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 In the year 1596 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 On this day in history joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 On this day in history vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor