Historical Events Happened In 1612
Monday, 26 January 2015
Jan 04 Henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62 in the year 1612.
Jan 07 On this day in history paul de La Pierre, composer
Jan 17 In the year 1612 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 Maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77 in the year 1612.
Jan 28 In the year 1612 thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies
Jan 31 Hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia in the year 1612.
Feb 06 Antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist in the year 1612.
Feb 06 Christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men)
Feb 08 On this day in history samuel Butler, England, poet/satirist (Hudibras) (baptized)
Feb 17 Ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Luik/archbish Cologne, dies at 57 on this day in history.
Mar 14 On this day in history philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74
Apr 13 Sasaki Kojirō, Japanese samurai in the year 1612.
Apr 18 In the year 1612 emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies
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 On this day in history justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet
Jul 27 Murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40)/conquered Baghdad on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies
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 in the year 1612.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 30 In the year 1612 ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81
Oct 07 Menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1612 simon Marius, is 1st to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope
Dec 15 Simon Marius, is first to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope on this day in history.