Historical Events Happened In 1612
Wednesday, 04 May 2016
Jan 04 On this day in history henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62
Jan 07 Paul de La Pierre, composer in the year 1612.
Jan 17 On this day in history thomas Fairfax, Lord Fairfax, English Parliamentary general
Jan 20 In the year 1612 rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59
Jan 27 On this day in history maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
Jan 28 In the year 1612 thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies
Jan 31 On this day in history hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia
Feb 06 On this day in history antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist
Feb 06 On this day in history christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown)
Feb 07 Thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men) in the year 1612.
Feb 08 On this day in history samuel Butler, England, poet/satirist (Hudibras) (baptized)
Feb 17 On this day in history ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Luik/archbish Cologne, dies at 57
Mar 14 Philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74 in the year 1612.
Apr 13 In the year 1612 sasaki Kojirō, Japanese samurai
Apr 18 In the year 1612 emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies
May 24 Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury/PM (1598-1612), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1612 hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49
Jun 13 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Jun 13 Karel van Croij, prince of Chimay/Duke of Aarschot in the year 1612.
Jun 23 Justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet in the year 1612.
Jul 27 On this day in history murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40)/conquered Baghdad
Aug 09 In the year 1612 ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies
Aug 12 Giovanni Gabrieli, Italian composer (Madrigali), dies at about 60 in the year 1612.
Aug 29 In the year 1612 battle at Surat India: English fleet beats Portuguese
Sep 25 On this day in history mark Zuesius Boxhorn, Dutch historian
Sep 27 On this day in history piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76
Sep 28 In the year 1612 michel Anguier, French sculptor
Sep 30 In the year 1612 ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81
Oct 07 In the year 1612 menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist, dies at 70
Oct 28 In the year 1612 robert Dowland appointed court luitist of King James I
Nov 01 In the year 1612 (22 October O.S.) Time of Troubles in Russia: Moscow, Kitai-gorod, is captured by Russian troops under command of Dmitry Pozharsky
Dec 15 Simon Marius, is 1st to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope in the year 1612.
Dec 15 Simon Marius, is first to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope on this day in history.