Historical Events Happened In 1618
Wednesday, 28 September 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 In the year 1618 francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor
Jan 14 In the year 1618 jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam
Feb 28 Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 in the year 1618.
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 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 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 in the year 1618.
May 23 On this day in history imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle
May 23 On this day in history the Thirty Years War begins
Jul 16 In the year 1618 capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
Jul 30 Prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht on this day in history.
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 Joan Cererols, composer on this day in history.
Sep 28 Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68 on this day in history.
Oct 06 Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer in the year 1618.
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 In the year 1618 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 On this day in history johannes Flittner, composer
Nov 03 In the year 1618 aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)
Dec 10 Giulio Caccini, Italian composer on this day in history.
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