Historical Events Happened In 1618
Sunday, 26 June 2016
Jan 01 Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized] on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1618 in France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle.
Jan 07 In the year 1618 francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor
Jan 14 Jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam in the year 1618.
Feb 28 Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician
Apr 02 Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) in the year 1618.
May 10 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 in the year 1618.
May 15 Johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law on this day in history.
May 23 On this day in history 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War
May 23 On this day in history 2nd Defenestration of Prague; the beginning of the 30 Years War
May 23 On this day in history imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle
May 23 The Thirty Years War begins in the year 1618.
Jul 16 In the year 1618 capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
Jul 30 Prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht in the year 1618.
Aug 23 Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 in the year 1618.
Sep 04 In the year 1618 "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Sep 09 In the year 1618 joan Cererols, composer
Sep 28 Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68 in the year 1618.
Oct 06 In the year 1618 miguel Gomez Camargo, composer
Oct 29 On this day in history english adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England.
Oct 29 On this day in history sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I.
Oct 29 Walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason on this day in history.
Nov 01 Johannes Flittner, composer on this day in history.
Nov 03 Aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707) on this day in history.
Dec 10 Giulio Caccini, Italian composer in the year 1618.
Dec 11 Russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino on this day in history.
Dec 26 Elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess in the year 1618.