Historical Events Happened In 1618
Wednesday, 04 May 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 Jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam in the year 1618.
Feb 28 In the year 1618 filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63
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 in the year 1618.
May 15 Johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law in the year 1618.
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 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 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 "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed on this day in history.
Sep 09 On this day in history joan Cererols, composer
Sep 28 Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68 in the year 1618.
Oct 06 On this day in history miguel Gomez Camargo, composer
Oct 29 English adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England in the year 1618.
Oct 29 Sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I in the year 1618.
Oct 29 Walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason in the year 1618.
Nov 01 Johannes Flittner, composer on this day in history.
Nov 03 On this day in history 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 In the year 1618 elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess