Historical Events For 1618
Saturday, 03 December 2016
Jan 01 Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized] in the year 1618.
Jan 04 On this day in history in France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle.
Jan 07 Francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor in the year 1618.
Jan 14 In the year 1618 jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam
Feb 28 On this day in history filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63
Mar 23 On this day in history james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician
Apr 02 Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) on this day in history.
May 10 On this day in history haeuik Claezoon Van Hillegom, captain of the Dutch ship Zeewolf, records that he has sighted the coast of what is later to be named Australia.
May 15 In the year 1618 johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
May 23 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War in the year 1618.
May 23 2nd Defenestration of Prague; the beginning of the 30 Years War on this day in history.
May 23 Imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle on this day in history.
May 23 The Thirty Years War begins in the year 1618.
Jul 16 Capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain on this day in history.
Jul 30 Prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht in the year 1618.
Aug 23 In the year 1618 gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33
Sep 04 On this day in history "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Sep 09 In the year 1618 joan Cererols, composer
Sep 28 On this day in history gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68
Oct 06 Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1618 english adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England.
Oct 29 Sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I in the year 1618.
Oct 29 On this day in history walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason
Nov 01 In the year 1618 johannes Flittner, composer
Nov 03 On this day in history aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)
Dec 10 On this day in history giulio Caccini, Italian composer
Dec 11 In the year 1618 russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino
Dec 26 On this day in history elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess