Historical Events For 1620
Sunday, 11 December 2016
Jan 09 In the year 1620 johann Weichmann, composer
Jan 17 Diego Alvarez de Paz, Span missionary/writer (Peru), dies at about 59 in the year 1620.
Jan 31 Georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief in the year 1620.
Feb 04 On this day in history prince Bethlen Gábor signs peace with emperor Ferdinand II
Feb 04 In the year 1620 prince Bethlen Gabor signs peace with emperor Ferdinand II
Feb 15 On this day in history francois Charpentier, French scholar/archaeologist
Feb 16 On this day in history frederick William, Great Elector, founder of Brandenburg-Prussia
Feb 19 In the year 1620 roemer P Visscher, poet, buried in Amsterdam
Mar 09 Aegidius Albertinus, German writer (Lucifer's Kingdom), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history st. John Sarkander, Moravian priest, died of injuries caused by torturing
Mar 25 On this day in history johannes Nucius, German composer
Apr 24 John Graunt, statistician, founder of science of demography on this day in history.
May 17 On this day in history 1st merry-go-round seen at a fair (Philippapolis, Turkey)
May 17 On this day in history the first merry-go-round seen at a fair (Philippapolis, Turkey)
May 23 In the year 1620 pieter Neefs, the Younger, Flemish painter, baptized
May 31 On this day in history willem Louis, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, dies at 59
Jun 03 Construction of the oldest stone church in French North America, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, begins at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada in the year 1620.
Jun 16 In the year 1620 carlo Saraceni, [Carlo Veniziano], Italian painter (Judith), dies
Jun 29 John Aerts, Flemish sculptor on this day in history.
Jul 21 Jean Picard, French astronomer on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history nicolaas Heinsius, Dutch philologist/diplomat
Jul 31 In the year 1620 pilgrim Fathers depart (through England) to America
Aug 07 On this day in history kepler's mother arrested for witchcraft
Aug 12 On this day in history pieter Cuypers, S Neth lawyer
Aug 15 Mayflower sets sail from Southampton with 102 Pilgrims in the year 1620.
Aug 20 Hudson's Bay Company employee Henry Kelsey sees buffalo on the Prairies, southwest of The Pas; the first white man to describe them in the year 1620.
Sep 06 In the year 1620 1st stones layed in Western Tower
Sep 06 Isabella Leonarda, composer on this day in history.
Sep 06 Pilgrims set sail from Plymouth England to the New World in the year 1620.
Sep 15 In the year 1620 mayflower departs from Plymouth England with 102 pilgrims [OS May 8]
Sep 15 Mayflower departs from Plymouth, England with 102 pilgrims in the year 1620.
Sep 20 In the year 1620 battle at Jassy: Turks beat king Sigismund III of Poland
Sep 29 On this day in history john L baron of Elderen, 63rd prince-bishop of Luik (1688-94)
Oct 01 Nicolaes Pietersz Berchem, Dutch landscape painter/etcher in the year 1620.