Historical Events Happened In 1616
Tuesday, 23 September 2014
Jan 05 Samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron on this day in history.
Jan 06 Philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550) on this day in history.
Jan 13 On this day in history antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
Jan 24 Jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver in the year 1616.
Jan 30 On this day in history william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 John Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 19 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer on this day in history.
Feb 26 Spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history kaspar Forster, composer
Mar 05 In the year 1616 copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
Mar 06 In the year 1616 francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 On this day in history malachias Siebenhaar, composer
Mar 20 In the year 1616 walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana
Mar 26 Bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km on this day in history.
Mar 29 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer in the year 1616.
Apr 23 Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Apr 23 Netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England on this day in history.
Apr 30 English King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen on this day in history.
May 03 On this day in history treaty of Loudun kills French civil war
May 19 Johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer in the year 1616.
Jun 12 Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies in the year 1616.
Jul 11 Samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec in the year 1616.
Jul 20 Hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier in the year 1616.
Jul 25 In the year 1616 andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies
Aug 07 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1616 cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68
Aug 26 On this day in history johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66
Aug 31 Gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43 in the year 1616.
Sep 15 On this day in history the first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy.
Oct 02 In the year 1616 a Gryphius, writer
Oct 10 Maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60 in the year 1616.
Oct 25 VOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia in the year 1616.
Nov 19 In the year 1616 eustache Le Sueur, French painter
Nov 20 On this day in history bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War