Historical Events Happened In 1612
Saturday, 10 October 2015
Jan 04 In the year 1612 henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62
Jan 07 Paul de La Pierre, composer in the year 1612.
Jan 17 In the year 1612 thomas Fairfax, Lord Fairfax, English Parliamentary general
Jan 20 Rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jan 27 In the year 1612 maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
Jan 28 Thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies in the year 1612.
Jan 31 In the year 1612 hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia
Feb 06 Antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist in the year 1612.
Feb 06 In the year 1612 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 In the year 1612 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 In the year 1612 philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74
Apr 13 Sasaki Kojirō, Japanese samurai in the year 1612.
Apr 18 Emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies in the year 1612.
May 24 On this day in history robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury/PM (1598-1612), dies at 48
Jun 08 In the year 1612 hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49
Jun 13 On this day in history charles van Croij, prince of Chimay, dies at 51
Jun 13 Karel van Croij, prince of Chimay/Duke of Aarschot on this day in history.
Jun 23 Justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1612 murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40)/conquered Baghdad
Aug 09 Ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies in the year 1612.
Aug 12 Giovanni Gabrieli, Italian composer (Madrigali), dies at about 60 in the year 1612.
Aug 29 Battle at Surat India: English fleet beats Portuguese on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1612 mark Zuesius Boxhorn, Dutch historian
Sep 27 In the year 1612 piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76
Sep 28 Michel Anguier, French sculptor in the year 1612.
Sep 30 Ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1612.
Oct 07 Menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist, dies at 70 in the year 1612.
Oct 28 On this day in history robert Dowland appointed court luitist of King James I
Nov 01 (22 October O.S.) Time of Troubles in Russia: Moscow, Kitai-gorod, is captured by Russian troops under command of Dmitry Pozharsky on this day in history.
Dec 15 On this day in history simon Marius, is 1st to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope
Dec 15 Simon Marius, is first to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope in the year 1612.