Historical Events For 1611
Monday, 22 January 2018
Jan 07 James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) in the year 1611.
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 in the year 1611.
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 In the year 1611 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 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 In the year 1611 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 in the year 1611.
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 On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer
Jun 23 Henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again in the year 1611.
Aug 09 On this day in history henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth
Aug 11 In the year 1611 emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
Aug 27 In the year 1611 tomĂ©s L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
Oct 11 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented on this day in history.
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.