Historical Events Happened In 1616
Sunday, 26 October 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) in the year 1616.
Jan 13 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic in the year 1616.
Jan 24 On this day in history jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver
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 in the year 1616.
Feb 26 On this day in history spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 On this day in history kaspar Forster, composer
Mar 05 On this day in history copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
Mar 06 In the year 1616 francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 In the year 1616 malachias Siebenhaar, composer
Mar 20 On this day in history walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana
Mar 26 On this day in history bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km.
Mar 29 In the year 1616 johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer
Apr 23 On this day in history miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69
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 In the year 1616 johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 On this day in history samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec.
Jul 20 On this day in history hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier
Jul 25 On this day in history andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies
Aug 07 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies in the year 1616.
Aug 08 Cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68 in the year 1616.
Aug 26 Johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Aug 31 Gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 15 On this day in history the first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy.
Oct 02 A Gryphius, writer in the year 1616.
Oct 10 In the year 1616 maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60
Oct 25 In the year 1616 vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1616 bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War