Historical Events Happened In 1616
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
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 in the year 1616.
Jan 24 Jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver in the year 1616.
Jan 30 In the year 1616 william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 On this day in history 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 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 In the year 1616 francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer in the year 1616.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 23 Netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England in the year 1616.
Apr 30 In the year 1616 english King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen
May 03 Treaty of Loudun kills French civil war in the year 1616.
May 19 In the year 1616 johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies in the year 1616.
Jul 11 In the year 1616 samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec.
Jul 20 In the year 1616 hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier
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 in the year 1616.
Aug 26 In the year 1616 johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66
Aug 31 Gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 15 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy on this day in history.
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 In the year 1616 vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter in the year 1616.
Nov 20 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War in the year 1616.