Historical Events Happened In 1616
Monday, 24 November 2014
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) on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1616 antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
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 On this day in history john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
Feb 19 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer in the year 1616.
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 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 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 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 in the year 1616.
Apr 30 English King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen in the year 1616.
May 03 Treaty of Loudun kills French civil war on this day in history.
May 19 Johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer on this day in history.
Jun 12 Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies in the year 1616.
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 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 in the year 1616.
Aug 31 In the year 1616 gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
Sep 15 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1616 a Gryphius, writer
Oct 10 On this day in history 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 On this day in history eustache Le Sueur, French painter
Nov 20 In the year 1616 bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War