Historical Events In 1596
Thursday, 19 April 2018
Jan 05 On this day in history henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter in the year 1596.
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1596.
Mar 11 In the year 1596 isaac Elsevier, book publisher
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
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 In the year 1596 arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais
Apr 24 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn on this day in history.
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 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov on this day in history.
Jun 22 In the year 1596 cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 17 In the year 1596 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 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I on this day in history.
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) in the year 1596.
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java on this day in history.
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen on this day in history.
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) in the year 1596.
Sep 20 In the year 1596 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher in the year 1596.
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor