Historical Events Happened In 1596
Thursday, 28 July 2016
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer in the year 1596.
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter in the year 1596.
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 in the year 1596.
Jan 28 British admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea in the year 1596.
Jan 31 In the year 1596 catholic League disjoins
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher in the year 1596.
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat in the year 1596.
Mar 31 On this day in history rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 In the year 1596 the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais in the year 1596.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 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 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 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 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 On this day in history 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 In the year 1596 joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 On this day in history vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor