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Historical Events For 1608

Saturday, 21 January 2017

Jan 07   Fire destroys Jamestown, Virginia on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jan 28   Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Naples, mathematician/astronomer in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 06   Antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   In the year 1608 john Still, English bishop  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 18   On this day in history susenyos is formally crowned Emperor of Ethiopia.  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 19   On this day in history earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 25   On this day in history jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general  Click To Search About This In Google

May 14   In the year 1608 the Protestant Union is founded in Auhausen.  Click To Search About This In Google

May 19   Matthias von Habsburgs army reaches Lieben, at Prague on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

May 28   Claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna" premieres in Mantua in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

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May 28   On this day in history claudio Monteverdi's "Arianna," premieres in Mantua  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 01   On this day in history valse Dimitri forms his 2nd Russian anti-govt  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 04   In the year 1608 francesco Caracciolo, Italian religious founder/saint, dies at 44  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 19   On this day in history thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 03   On this day in history city of Québec founded by Samuel de Champlain  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 03   Quebec, Canada founded by Samuel Champlain on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 03   In the year 1608 samuel de Champlain founded city of Quebec  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 13   On this day in history ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 18   On this day in history joachim III Frederik, ruler (Brandenburg), dies at 61  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 20   Reynier van Oldenbarnevelt marries Anna Weytzen in Delft in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 30   On this day in history at Ticonderoga (now Crown Point, New York), Samuel de Champlain shoots and kills two Iroquois chiefs. This was to set the tone for French-Iroquois relations for the next one hundred years.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 13   John Smith's story of Jamestown's 1st days submitted for publication on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 24   On this day in history 1st English convoy lands at Surat India  Click To Search About This In Google

Aug 27   In the year 1608 hendrik van Kinschot, [Henricus Kinschotus], lawyer, dies at 66  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 01   Giacomo Torelli, composer in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 03   In the year 1608 pieter Stockmans, Flemish chairman of military  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 10   John Smith elected president of Jamestown colony council, Va in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

Sep 29   Captain Newport arrives from England with supplies for colonists on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 02   In the year 1608 hans Lippershey offers Dutch gov't a new invention, the telescope  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 02   On this day in history prototype of modern reflecting telescope completed by Jan Lippershey  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 02   The first telescope is demonstrated by Hans Lippershey of Middelburg on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 19   Martinus A del Rio, Spanish lawyer historian/theologist, dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Oct 26   In the year 1608 juan Pantoja de la Cruz, Spanish royal painter, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

Nov 07   Adolf, earl of Nassau-Siegen/cavalry commander, dies in battle in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In 1608

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 28   Giovanni Alfonso Borelli, Naples, mathematician/astronomer was born in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 05   Gaspar Schott, German mathematician (d. 1666) was born in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 06   Antonio Vieira, Portuguese Jesuit preacher was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 25   Jean BG duke of Orleans, brother of French King Louis XIII/general was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

May 15   René Goupil, French Catholic missionary (Canadian Martyrs) (d. 1642) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 19   Thomas Fuller, England, literary (History of the Holy War) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 13   In the year 1608 birth of ferdinand III, King of Hungary/Bohemia/German Emperor (1637-57)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jul 14   On this day in history birth of george Goring, Lord Goring, English royalist soldier (d. 1657)  Click To Search About This In Google

Famous Deaths In 1608

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 29   Frederick I, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1557) died on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 13   On this day in history death of konstanty Wasyl Ostrogski, Lithuanian prince (b. 1526)  Click To Search About This In Google

Feb 26   John Still, English bishop died in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

Mar 12   Koriki Kiyonaga, Japanese warlord (b. 1530) died on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

Apr 19   Earl of Dorset, poet/statesman, dies in the year 1608.  Click To Search About This In Google

May 14   On this day in history death of charles III, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1543)  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 04   In the year 1608 francesco Caracciolo, Italian religious founder/saint, dies at 44  Click To Search About This In Google

Jun 19   On this day in history death of alberico Gentili, Italian jurist (b. 1551)  Click To Search About This In Google

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