Historical Events Happened In 1626
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
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 25 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter on this day in history.
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 20 In the year 1626 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 Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies in the year 1626.
Apr 12 In the year 1626 paul Hainlein, composer
Apr 13 On this day in history 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 Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons in the year 1626.
May 04 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1626 dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets
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 in the year 1626.
Jun 15 In the year 1626 king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 On this day in history battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
Jul 05 On this day in history stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian on this day in history.
Jul 30 Earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die on this day in history.
Aug 01 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on this day in history.
Aug 12 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer in the year 1626.
Aug 14 Daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher on this day in history.
Aug 27 On this day in history battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
Sep 26 In the year 1626 lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
Sep 30 Battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends in the year 1626.
Oct 04 Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59) on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 In the year 1626 john Ferrabosco, composer