Historical Events Happened In 1611
Saturday, 28 November 2015
Jan 07 James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) in the year 1611.
Jan 26 In the year 1611 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 Johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger) in the year 1611.
Feb 08 Jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies on this day in history.
Feb 19 In the year 1611 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
Mar 04 George Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury in the year 1611.
Apr 01 Gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72 on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history giacomo Maria Predieri, composer
Apr 14 On this day in history word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi)
Apr 28 In the year 1611 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 Carlo Rainaldi, composer in the year 1611.
May 19 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jun 22 Pablo Bruna, composer in the year 1611.
Jun 23 Henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again on this day in history.
Aug 09 Henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth on this day in history.
Aug 11 Emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia on this day in history.
Aug 27 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on this day in history.
Oct 11 Hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome in the year 1611.
Oct 18 Valentin Strobel, composer on this day in history.
Oct 30 Gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden in the year 1611.
Oct 30 Karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies in the year 1611.
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1611 shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented
Nov 03 In the year 1611 henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill)