Historical Events For 1616
Sunday, 19 November 2017
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 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 In the year 1616 jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver
Jan 30 On this day in history william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 John Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65 in the year 1616.
Feb 19 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer in the year 1616.
Feb 26 In the year 1616 spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 Kaspar Forster, composer on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1616 copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
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 Walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1616 english King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen
May 03 On this day in history treaty of Loudun kills French civil war
May 19 In the year 1616 johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 In the year 1616 cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies
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 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 In the year 1616 cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68
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 in the year 1616.
Sep 15 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy in the year 1616.
Oct 02 A Gryphius, writer in the year 1616.
Oct 10 In the year 1616 maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60
Oct 25 VOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia on this day in history.
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