Historical Events Happened In 1616
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
Jan 05 Samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550)
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) in the year 1616.
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 On this day in history spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 Kaspar Forster, composer on this day in history.
Mar 05 Copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index in the year 1616.
Mar 06 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1616 walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana
Mar 26 Bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km in the year 1616.
Mar 29 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer on this day in history.
Apr 23 Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69 in the year 1616.
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 Johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier
Jul 25 Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 A Gryphius, writer in the year 1616.
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 In the year 1616 eustache Le Sueur, French painter
Nov 20 In the year 1616 bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War