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Historical Events Happened In 1596

Sunday, 21 December 2014

Oct 24   On this day in history -26] Battle at Kerestes: Ottoman beat Austria-Hungary & Germany  

Oct 25   On this day in history spanish fleet sails from Lisbon to Ireland  

Oct 31   English/French/Dutch delegates sign anti-Spanish "Drievoudig Covenant" in the year 1596.  

Nov 29   In the year 1596 king Philip II devalues Spanish currency  

Dec 08   On this day in history luis de Carabajal, 1st Jewish author in America, executed in Mexico  

Dec 22   In the year 1596 ferryboat Meuniers crashes in Paris, 150 die  

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Jan 05   In the year 1596 birth of henry Lawes, English composer  

Jan 13   On this day in history birth of jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter  

Mar 11   Isaac Elsevier, book publisher was born in the year 1596.  

Mar 31   René Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) was born on this day in history.  

May 09   In the year 1596 birth of abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter  

Jun 21   Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov was born on this day in history.  

Jun 23   On this day in history birth of johan Banér, Swedish soldier (d. 1641)  

Jun 29   Emperor Go-Mizunoo of Japan (d. 1680) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In 1596

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 21   On this day in history john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66  

Feb 17   Friedrich Sylburg, German classical scholar (b. 1536) died in the year 1596.  

Mar 23   In the year 1596 death of henry Unton, English diplomat  

May 06   In the year 1596 death of giaches de Wert, Flemish composer (b. 1535)  

May 27   Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies in the year 1596.  

Jul 29   In the year 1596 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84  

Aug 11   Hamnet Shakespeare, son of William Shakespeare (b. 1585) died in the year 1596.  

Sep 09   Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen died on this day in history.