Historical Events For 1606
Sunday, 11 December 2016
Jan 28 In the year 1606 carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar, dies at 85
Jan 31 In the year 1606 guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
Jan 31 Guy Fawkes, convicted of treason against England's King James I, is executed in the year 1606.
Mar 03 In the year 1606 edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
Mar 23 On this day in history justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist, dies at 58
Apr 12 In the year 1606 england adopts the Union Jack as its flag
Apr 12 England adopts the Union Jack as its flag God save the king in the year 1606.
Apr 12 England adopts Union Jack as its flag on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history lorenzo Lippi, [Perlone Zipoli], poet/painter
May 16 In the year 1606 2,000 foreigners murdered in Russia
May 17 Forges Dimitri #1, czar of Russia (1605-06), murdered in the year 1606.
Jun 06 Pierre Corneille, France, dramatist (El Cid, Horace) on this day in history.
Jun 25 Alkmaarse clergy asks "Great Dertelheyt" in the year 1606.
Jul 15 In the year 1606 rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch)
Jul 15 On this day in history the birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher
Aug 07 In the year 1606 the first documented performance of Macbeth performed at the Great Hall at Hampton Court.
Sep 02 On this day in history carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58
Oct 01 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch in the year 1606.
Oct 08 In the year 1606 jan, the Aged, count of Nassau/fathered 24, dies
Oct 14 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78) on this day in history.
Nov 11 Turkey & Austria sign Treaty of Zsitva-Torok in the year 1606.
Nov 12 Matthaus Ludecus, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1606.
Nov 20 On this day in history abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian
Nov 22 In the year 1606 pieter II de Jode, Flemish engraver/publisher
Dec 20 Christoph Schultze, composer in the year 1606.
Dec 20 On this day in history virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown
Dec 20 On this day in history virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown Va