Historical Events Happened In 1618
Monday, 30 November 2015
Jan 01 Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized] in the year 1618.
Jan 04 In France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1618 francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction)
May 10 In the year 1618 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 On this day in history johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
May 23 In the year 1618 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War
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 on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 1618 capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
Jul 30 In the year 1618 prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht
Aug 23 Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 on this day in history.
Sep 04 On this day in history "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Sep 09 Joan Cererols, composer in the year 1618.
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 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 In the year 1618 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 On this day in history giulio Caccini, Italian composer
Dec 11 On this day in history russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino
Dec 26 On this day in history elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess