Historical Events Happened In 1596
Sunday, 28 August 2016
Jan 05 On this day in history henry Lawes, English composer
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 Catholic League disjoins on this day in history.
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 In the year 1596 rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
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 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter in the year 1596.
May 18 In the year 1596 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 on this day in history.
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java on this day in history.
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1596 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) in the year 1596.
Sep 03 On this day in history nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri)
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) in the year 1596.
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 In the year 1596 anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 On this day in history 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 On this day in history joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor