Historical Events Happened In 1616
Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Jan 05 In the year 1616 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) on this day in history.
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 in the year 1616.
Feb 19 In the year 1616 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
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 Copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index on this day in history.
Mar 06 On this day in history francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer in the year 1616.
Mar 20 On this day in history walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana
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 On this day in history 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 in the year 1616.
Apr 30 English King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen on this day in history.
May 03 Treaty of Loudun kills French civil war on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1616 johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 On this day in history 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 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 On this day in history johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66
Aug 31 In the year 1616 gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
Sep 15 In the year 1616 the first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy.
Oct 02 On this day in history a Gryphius, writer
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 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter on this day in history.
Nov 20 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War on this day in history.