Historical Events Happened In 1618
Sunday, 25 January 2015
Jan 01 On this day in history bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized]
Jan 04 In the year 1618 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 Jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63
Mar 23 James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician in the year 1618.
Apr 02 Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 15 Johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law in the year 1618.
May 23 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War on this day in history.
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 in the year 1618.
May 23 In the year 1618 the Thirty Years War begins
Jul 16 Capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht
Aug 23 Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 in the year 1618.
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 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 English adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England on this day in history.
Oct 29 Sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I on this day in history.
Oct 29 On this day in history walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason
Nov 01 Johannes Flittner, composer on this day in history.
Nov 03 Aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707) in the year 1618.
Dec 10 Giulio Caccini, Italian composer in the year 1618.
Dec 11 On this day in history russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino
Dec 26 In the year 1618 elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess