Historical Events For 1601
Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Jan 07 On this day in history robert, Earl of Essex leads revolt in London against Queen Elizabeth
Jan 14 On this day in history church authorities burn Hebrew books in Rome
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 Earl Robert Devereux of Essex armies draws into London on this day in history.
Feb 13 John Lancaster leads 1st East India Company voyage from London in the year 1601.
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) in the year 1601.
May 19 Costanzo Porta, Italian composer on this day in history.
Jun 07 Louis Gunther of Nassau weds countess Anna Margaretha of Manderscheid in the year 1601.
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 in the year 1601.
Aug 19 Michael the Brave, ruler of Turkey, dies on this day in history.
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 In the year 1601 louis XIII, king of France (1610-43)
Oct 13 In the year 1601 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 in the year 1601.
Dec 25 Jose Ximenez, composer on this day in history.