Historical Events Happened In 1611
Friday, 28 November 2014
Jan 07 James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies
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 Gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72 in the year 1611.
Apr 09 In the year 1611 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 in the year 1611.
May 04 On this day in history carlo Rainaldi, composer
May 19 In the year 1611 innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89)
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 Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers in the year 1611.
Jun 22 On this day in history henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
Jun 22 Pablo Bruna, composer in the year 1611.
Jun 23 In the year 1611 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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1611 gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden
Oct 30 Karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies in the year 1611.
Nov 01 On this day in history shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented
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.