Historical Events Happened In 1618
Friday, 26 August 2016
Jan 01 On this day in history bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized]
Jan 04 In France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle in the year 1618.
Jan 07 In the year 1618 francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor
Jan 14 On this day in history jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam
Feb 28 Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 in the year 1618.
Mar 23 James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician in the year 1618.
Apr 02 In the year 1618 francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction)
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 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 in the year 1618.
May 23 In the year 1618 imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle
May 23 The Thirty Years War begins on this day in history.
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 In the year 1618 gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33
Sep 04 "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed on this day in history.
Sep 09 Joan Cererols, composer in the year 1618.
Sep 28 In the year 1618 gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68
Oct 06 On this day in history 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 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 in the year 1618.
Nov 01 In the year 1618 johannes Flittner, composer
Nov 03 In the year 1618 aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)
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 Elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess on this day in history.