Historical Events For 1626
Tuesday, 06 December 2016
Jan 01 On this day in history cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 On this day in history john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
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 On this day in history huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 20 John Dowland, composer, dies in the year 1626.
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 Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island
May 04 On this day in history indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons
May 04 On this day in history 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 Dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1626 peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24
May 27 In the year 1626 william II, prince of Orange/stadholder
Jun 15 On this day in history king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated in the year 1626.
Jul 05 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle on this day in history.
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian on this day in history.
Jul 30 Earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die in the year 1626.
Aug 01 In the year 1626 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 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 In the year 1626 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