Historical Events Happened In 1611
Saturday, 23 May 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 On this day in history andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
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 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1611 carlo Rainaldi, composer
May 19 In the year 1611 innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89)
May 23 Matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.
Jun 01 In the year 1611 felician Schwab, composer
Jun 13 In the year 1611 john Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication
Jun 22 On this day in history henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
Jun 22 On this day in history henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
Jun 22 Pablo Bruna, composer on this day in history.
Jun 23 On this day in history henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again
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 In the year 1611 tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented
Nov 03 In the year 1611 henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill)