Historical Events For 1601
Monday, 24 April 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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1601.
Feb 08 In the year 1601 earl Robert Devereux of Essex armies draws into London
Feb 13 In the year 1601 john Lancaster leads 1st East India Company voyage from London
Feb 25 In the year 1601 robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, executed for treason against Elizabeth
Mar 19 Alonzo Cano, Spanish painter/sculptor (Cathedral Granada) on this day in history.
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 Spanish garrison of Rhine birch surrenders to Earl Mauritius on this day in history.
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 Olivier van Noort completes 1st Dutch exploration of new world in the year 1601.
Sep 22 Anna van Oostenrijk, queen of France/daughter of Philip III on this day in history.
Sep 27 On this day in history louis XIII, king of France (1610-43)
Oct 13 On this day in history tycho Brahe, greatest naked-eye observer, dies in Prague
Oct 21 Memorial service for Daitokuji's Shinju held for Ikkyu Sojun in Kyoto on this day in history.
Oct 24 Tycho Brahe, astronomer, dies in Prague at 54 in the year 1601.
Nov 24 Earl Mauritius ceases siege of De Bosch due to strict monarchy on this day in history.
Dec 25 On this day in history jose Ximenez, composer