Historical Events For 1611
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Jan 07 On this day in history james Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans)
Jan 26 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 in the year 1611.
Jan 28 In the year 1611 johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger)
Feb 08 Jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies on this day in history.
Feb 19 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) on this day in history.
Mar 04 George Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
Apr 01 In the year 1611 gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72
Apr 09 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer in the year 1611.
Apr 14 In the year 1611 word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi)
Apr 28 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 in the year 1611.
May 04 Carlo Rainaldi, composer in the year 1611.
May 19 Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) in the year 1611.
May 23 In the year 1611 matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia
Jun 01 In the year 1611 felician Schwab, composer
Jun 13 In the year 1611 john Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication
Jun 22 In the year 1611 henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
Jun 22 Henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 09 Henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth in the year 1611.
Aug 11 In the year 1611 emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
Aug 27 On this day in history tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
Oct 11 Hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome on this day in history.
Oct 18 On this day in history valentin Strobel, composer
Oct 30 On this day in history gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden
Oct 30 Karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1611 shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented on this day in history.
Nov 03 Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill) on this day in history.