Historical Events For 1601
Thursday, 27 July 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 In the year 1601 pieter de Bloot, Dutch landscape painter
Feb 08 In the year 1601 earl Robert Devereux of Essex armies draws into London
Feb 13 John Lancaster leads 1st East India Company voyage from London on this day in history.
Feb 25 On this day in history robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, executed for treason against Elizabeth
Mar 19 In the year 1601 alonzo Cano, Spanish painter/sculptor (Cathedral Granada)
May 02 On this day in history athanasius Kircher, German Jesuit/inventor (magic lantern)
May 19 Costanzo Porta, Italian composer in the year 1601.
Jun 07 Louis Gunther of Nassau weds countess Anna Margaretha of Manderscheid on this day in history.
Jul 30 Spanish garrison of Rhine birch surrenders to Earl Mauritius on this day in history.
Aug 06 Spanish garrison of Meurs surrender to earl Mauritius on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1601 memorial service for Daitokuji's Shinju held for Ikkyu Sojun in Kyoto
Oct 24 On this day in history tycho Brahe, astronomer, dies in Prague at 54
Nov 24 On this day in history earl Mauritius ceases siege of De Bosch due to strict monarchy
Dec 25 Jose Ximenez, composer in the year 1601.