Historical Events In 1616
Monday, 18 June 2018
Jan 05 On this day in history samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron.
Jan 06 Philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550) in the year 1616.
Jan 13 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1616 jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver
Jan 30 William Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury) on this day in history.
Feb 12 John Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
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 In the year 1616 copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
Mar 06 On this day in history francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 On this day in history malachias Siebenhaar, composer
Mar 20 Walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana on this day in history.
Mar 26 In the year 1616 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 Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69 in the year 1616.
Apr 23 Netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England in the year 1616.
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 On this day in history johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 In the year 1616 cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies
Jul 11 Samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec on this day in history.
Jul 20 Hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier on this day in history.
Jul 25 Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies in the year 1616.
Aug 07 On this day in history vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies
Aug 08 On this day in history cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68
Aug 26 Johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66 in the year 1616.
Aug 31 On this day in history gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
Sep 15 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy in the year 1616.
Oct 02 A Gryphius, writer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Nov 19 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter on this day in history.
Nov 20 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War in the year 1616.