Historical Events Happened In 1626
Monday, 05 October 2015
Jan 01 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.
Feb 20 John Dowland, composer, dies in the year 1626.
Feb 27 On this day in history yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci.
Feb 28 Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
Apr 05 Jan van Kessel, Flemish painter in the year 1626.
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies in the year 1626.
Apr 12 On this day in history paul Hainlein, composer
Apr 13 On this day in history aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised
Apr 25 In the year 1626 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 in the year 1626.
May 04 Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons on this day in history.
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 in the year 1626.
May 06 In the year 1626 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 on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1626 william II, prince of Orange/stadholder
Jun 15 King Charles I disbands English parliament in the year 1626.
Jul 05 In the year 1626 battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
Jul 05 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle in the year 1626.
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 In the year 1626 giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 In the year 1626 daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV in the year 1626.
Sep 26 On this day in history lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
Sep 30 Battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends on this day in history.
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 In the year 1626 john Ferrabosco, composer