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Historical Events Happened In 1611

Wednesday, 01 October 2014

Jan 07   James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) on this day in history.  

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 on this day in history.  

Jan 28   Johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger) on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1611 giacomo Maria Predieri, composer  

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 on this day in history.  

May 04   Carlo Rainaldi, composer in the year 1611.  

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   On this day in history 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   On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer  

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   On this day in history 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 on this day in history.  

Oct 11   In the year 1611 hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome  

Oct 18   Valentin Strobel, composer in the year 1611.  

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 in the year 1611.  

Nov 01   Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented in the year 1611.  

Nov 03   Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill) in the year 1611.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1611

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 07   James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 28   In the year 1611 birth of johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger)  

Feb 06   On this day in history birth of chongzhen Emperor, Emperor of China (d. 1644)  

Feb 19   Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) was born on this day in history.  

Apr 09   Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer was born on this day in history.  

May 04   In the year 1611 birth of carlo Rainaldi, composer  

May 19   Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) was born on this day in history.  

Jun 01   On this day in history birth of felician Schwab, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1611

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 08   Jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies in the year 1611.  

Mar 05   In the year 1611 death of shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1533)  

Apr 01   On this day in history death of gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72  

Jun 08   Jean Bertaut, French poet (b. 1552) died in the year 1611.  

Jul 26   Horio Yoshiharu, Japanese warlord (b. 1542) died in the year 1611.  

Aug 02   Kato Kiyomasa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1562) died in the year 1611.  

Aug 27   Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on this day in history.  

Oct 03   In the year 1611 death of charles of Lorraine, Duke of Mayenne, French military leader (b. 1554)