Historical Events For 1601
Wednesday, 18 January 2017
Jan 07 Robert, Earl of Essex leads revolt in London against Queen Elizabeth on this day in history.
Jan 14 Church authorities burn Hebrew books in Rome in the year 1601.
Jan 17 France gains Bresse, Bugey, Valromey & Gex in treaty with Spain on this day in history.
Jan 31 Pieter de Bloot, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history earl Robert Devereux of Essex armies draws into London
Feb 13 John Lancaster leads 1st East India Company voyage from London in the year 1601.
Feb 25 Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, executed for treason against Elizabeth on this day in history.
Mar 19 Alonzo Cano, Spanish painter/sculptor (Cathedral Granada) in the year 1601.
May 02 Athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern) on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history costanzo Porta, Italian composer
Jun 07 In the year 1601 louis Gunther of Nassau weds countess Anna Margaretha of Manderscheid
Jul 30 On this day in history spanish garrison of Rhine birch surrenders to Earl Mauritius
Aug 06 On this day in history spanish garrison of Meurs surrender to earl Mauritius
Aug 19 Michael the Brave, ruler of Turkey, dies in the year 1601.
Aug 27 On this day in history olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world
Sep 22 In the year 1601 anna van Oostenrijk, queen of France/daughter of Philip III
Sep 27 Louis XIII, king of France (1610-43) in the year 1601.
Oct 13 Tycho Brahe, greatest naked-eye observer, dies in Prague on this day in history.
Oct 21 Memorial service for Daitokuji's Shinju held for Ikkyu Sojun in Kyoto on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history tycho Brahe, astronomer, dies in Prague at 54
Nov 24 In the year 1601 earl Mauritius ceases siege of De Bosch due to strict monarchy
Dec 25 In the year 1601 jose Ximenez, composer