Historical Events Happened In 1626
Sunday, 14 February 2016
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 on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1626 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 in the year 1626.
Feb 20 On this day in history john Dowland, composer, dies
Feb 27 Yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci in the year 1626.
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 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies in the year 1626.
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer in the year 1626.
Apr 13 In the year 1626 aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised
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 in the year 1626.
May 04 On this day in history 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 On this day in history dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets
May 06 In the year 1626 dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets
May 24 On this day in history peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24
May 27 William II, prince of Orange/stadholder in the year 1626.
Jun 15 On this day in history king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated on this day in history.
Jul 05 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle in the year 1626.
Jul 25 In the year 1626 geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
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 in the year 1626.
Aug 14 Daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher on this day in history.
Aug 27 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV in the year 1626.
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 In the year 1626 johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 John Ferrabosco, composer on this day in history.