Historical Events Happened In 1616
Friday, 12 February 2016
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 On this day in history philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550)
Jan 13 On this day in history antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
Jan 24 Jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver on this day in history.
Jan 30 In the year 1616 william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 In the year 1616 john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
Feb 19 On this day in history jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1616 spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 In the year 1616 kaspar Forster, composer
Mar 05 Copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index in the year 1616.
Mar 06 On this day in history francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 29 In the year 1616 johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer
Apr 23 On this day in history miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69
Apr 23 On this day in history netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England
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 on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1616 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 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy on this day in history.
Oct 02 On this day in history a Gryphius, writer
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 in the year 1616.
Nov 19 In the year 1616 eustache Le Sueur, French painter
Nov 20 In the year 1616 bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War