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Historical Events Happened In 1626

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Jan 01   On this day in history 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   On this day in history john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter  

Feb 06   Huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.  

Feb 06   Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle in the year 1626.  

Feb 20   John Dowland, composer, dies on this day in history.  

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   Jan van Kessel, Flemish painter on this day in history.  

Apr 09   On this day in history francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies  

Apr 12   On this day in history paul Hainlein, composer  

Apr 13   Aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised on this day in history.  

Apr 25   On this day in history battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld  

May 04   Dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island on this day in history.  

May 04   In the year 1626 indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons  

May 04   In the year 1626 peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands  

May 06   Dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets on this day in history.  

May 06   On this day in history dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets  

May 24   Peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24 in the year 1626.  

May 27   On this day in history william II, prince of Orange/stadholder  

Jun 15   King Charles I disbands English parliament in the year 1626.  

Jul 05   Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated on this day in history.  

Jul 05   Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle on this day in history.  

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   Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal in the year 1626.  

Aug 12   Giovanni Legrenzi, composer in the year 1626.  

Aug 14   In the year 1626 daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher  

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   On this day in history richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)  

Oct 05   Johann Schop, composer on this day in history.  

Oct 09   On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer  

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Famous Birthdays In 1626

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 16   Lucas Achtschellinck, Flemish painter (d. 1699) was born on this day in history.  

Jan 25   On this day in history birth of john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter  

Feb 05   On this day in history birth of marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné, French author (d. 1696)  

Mar 12   John Aubrey, English antiquary and writer (d. 1697) was born in the year 1626.  

Apr 05   In the year 1626 birth of jan van Kessel, Flemish painter  

Apr 12   Paul Hainlein, composer was born on this day in history.  

Apr 13   Aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised was born in the year 1626.  

May 12   In the year 1626 birth of louis Hennepin, Flemish missionary (d. 1705)  

Famous Deaths In 1626

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 01   Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 in the year 1626.  

Jan 21   In the year 1626 john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62  

Jan 24   On this day in history death of samuel Argall, English adventurer and naval officer (b. 1580)  

Feb 07   William V, Duke of Bavaria (b. 1548) died on this day in history.  

Feb 11   In the year 1626 death of pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician (b. 1552)  

Feb 20   In the year 1626 john Dowland, composer, dies  

Feb 28   Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 in the year 1626.  

Apr 09   In the year 1626 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies