Historical Events For 1626
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1626 cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 John Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62 in the year 1626.
Jan 25 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter in the year 1626.
Feb 06 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 20 On this day in history john Dowland, composer, dies
Feb 27 In the year 1626 yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci.
Feb 28 On this day in history cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
Apr 05 On this day in history jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 In the year 1626 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
Apr 12 In the year 1626 paul Hainlein, composer
Apr 13 In the year 1626 aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised
Apr 25 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld in the year 1626.
May 04 Dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island in the year 1626.
May 04 On this day in history indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons
May 04 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands in the year 1626.
May 06 Dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets in the year 1626.
May 06 Dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets in the year 1626.
May 24 Peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24 on this day in history.
May 27 William II, prince of Orange/stadholder on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1626 king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated in the year 1626.
Jul 05 In the year 1626 stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian in the year 1626.
Jul 30 Earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die in the year 1626.
Aug 01 On this day in history earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
Aug 12 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 Daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher in the year 1626.
Aug 27 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV on this day in history.
Sep 26 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 in the year 1626.
Sep 30 In the year 1626 battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends
Oct 04 Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59) on this day in history.
Oct 05 Johann Schop, composer in the year 1626.
Oct 09 In the year 1626 john Ferrabosco, composer