Historical Events For 1600
Saturday, 27 May 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1600 scotland begins its numbered year on January 1 instead of 25 March.
Jan 17 Calderon, writer in the year 1600.
Jan 28 In the year 1600 clement IX, [Giulio Rospigliosi], Pistoia, Italy, 238th pope (1667-69)
Feb 04 In the year 1600 tycho Brahe & Johannes Kepler meet for 1st time near Prague
Feb 04 In the year 1600 tycho Brahe &Johannes Kepler meet for first time outside of Prague
Feb 08 In the year 1600 vatican convicts scholar Giordano Bruno to death
Feb 15 In the year 1600 jose the Acosta, Spanish missionary (Peru), dies at 59(?)
Feb 17 Giordano Bruno, advocate of Copernican theory, burned at stake in the year 1600.
Feb 17 In the year 1600 philosopher Giordano Bruno is burned alive at Campo de' Fiori in Rome, charged of heresy.
Feb 19 The Peruvian stratovolcano Huaynaputina explodes in the most violent eruption in the recorded history of South America in the year 1600.
Mar 20 On this day in history the Linköping Bloodbath takes place on Maundy Thursday in Linköping, Sweden.
Apr 21 1st date in James Clavell's novel Shogun (OS) on this day in history.
Apr 21 First date in James Clavell's novel Shogun (OS) in the year 1600.
Jul 01 In the year 1600 prince Maurits' army occupies Newport Flanders Neth
Jul 02 In the year 1600 battle at Newport: Earl Mauritius van Nassau beats Spanish Army
Jul 20 Simon Ives, composer on this day in history.
Aug 02 Arent van Dorp, Dutch governor of East-Zealand, dies at about 70 in the year 1600.
Aug 06 On this day in history henry IV of France invades Savoy after negotiations break down over Saluzzo, controlled by Savoy since 1588
Aug 11 In the year 1600 paul Hallman, composer
Aug 15 Johann Baptista Serranus, composer, dies at 60 in the year 1600.
Sep 03 On this day in history dirck Graswinckel, Dutch States-General court clerk
Sep 05 On this day in history loreto Vittori, composer
Sep 10 In the year 1600 john Bruhesius, [Bruhesen], bishop of Groningen, dies
Sep 15 Battle of Sekigahara on this day in history.
Sep 27 John Galle, Flemish engraver/printer, baptised on this day in history.
Oct 08 On this day in history san Marino adopts constitution
Oct 16 Olivier van Noorts ships reach Philippines in the year 1600.
Oct 20 Battle of Sekigahara sets Tokugawa clan as Japan's rulers (shoguns) in the year 1600.
Nov 12 On this day in history andreas of Austrian, Land Guardian of Neth (1598-1600), dies at 42
Nov 19 Charles I King of Great Britian is born at Dunfermline Scotland on this day in history.
Nov 19 On this day in history charles I, king of England (1625-49); executed by Parliament
Dec 12 In the year 1600 john Craig, Scottish church reformer/James VI's court vicar, dies
Dec 14 Olivier van Noort sinks Sp galleon San Diego at Bay of Manila, 350 die on this day in history.
Dec 17 Marriage of Henry IV of France and Marie de' Medici in the year 1600.