Historical Events Happened In 1616
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
Jan 05 Samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron in the year 1616.
Jan 06 In the year 1616 philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550)
Jan 13 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic in the year 1616.
Jan 24 Jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver on this day in history.
Jan 30 William Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury) on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1616 john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
Feb 19 In the year 1616 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
Feb 26 Spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo in the year 1616.
Feb 28 Kaspar Forster, composer in the year 1616.
Mar 05 In the year 1616 copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
Mar 06 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1616.
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer in the year 1616.
Mar 20 Walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana in the year 1616.
Mar 26 Bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km in the year 1616.
Mar 29 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer in the year 1616.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 30 On this day in history english King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen
May 03 Treaty of Loudun kills French civil war on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
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 on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1616 andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies
Aug 07 In the year 1616 vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies
Aug 08 Cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68 on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66
Aug 31 On this day in history gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
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 on this day in history.
Oct 10 On this day in history maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60
Oct 25 On this day in history vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 On this day in history eustache Le Sueur, French painter
Nov 20 On this day in history bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War