Historical Events In 1611
Saturday, 21 April 2018
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 Johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger) on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1611 jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies
Feb 19 In the year 1611 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
Mar 04 George Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
Apr 01 On this day in history gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72
Apr 09 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on this day in history.
Apr 14 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) in the year 1611.
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 On this day in history carlo Rainaldi, composer
May 19 Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1611 matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia
Jun 01 Felician Schwab, composer on this day in history.
Jun 13 In the year 1611 john Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication
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 On this day in history henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again
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 in the year 1611.
Oct 11 In the year 1611 hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome
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 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 On this day in history shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented
Nov 03 Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill) on this day in history.