Historical Events For 1611
Friday, 28 April 2017
Jan 07 In the year 1611 james Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans)
Jan 26 On this day in history madame de Poutrincourt leaves Dieppe, France with Jesuits Pierre Biard and Enémond Masse and her son, Charles Biencourt; first titled lady, first Jesuits in Canada
Jan 28 In the year 1611 johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger)
Feb 08 Jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies in the year 1611.
Feb 19 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1611 george Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury
Apr 01 On this day in history gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72
Apr 09 On this day in history giacomo Maria Predieri, composer
Apr 14 In the year 1611 word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi)
Apr 28 On this day in history establishment of the Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas, The Catholic University of the Philippines, the oldest existing university in Asia and the largest Catholic university in the world.
May 04 On this day in history carlo Rainaldi, composer
May 19 In the year 1611 innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89)
May 23 In the year 1611 matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia
Jun 01 In the year 1611 felician Schwab, composer
Jun 13 John Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication in the year 1611.
Jun 22 Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers in the year 1611.
Jun 22 Henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers in the year 1611.
Jun 22 Pablo Bruna, composer on this day in history.
Jun 23 Henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again in the year 1611.
Aug 09 In the year 1611 henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth
Aug 11 Emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia in the year 1611.
Aug 27 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies in the year 1611.
Oct 11 Hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome in the year 1611.
Oct 18 In the year 1611 valentin Strobel, composer
Oct 30 Gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden in the year 1611.
Oct 30 In the year 1611 karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented on this day in history.
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill)