Historical Events Happened In 1596
Thursday, 30 October 2014
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter in the year 1596.
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 In the year 1596 henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 René 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 On this day in history 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 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1596 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 in the year 1596.
Jun 22 On this day in history cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 In the year 1596 english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
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 Henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond in the year 1596.
Aug 19 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1596 frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) in the year 1596.
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 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 In the year 1596 anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
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 In the year 1596 joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 On this day in history vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor