Historical Events For 1626
Monday, 22 January 2018
Jan 01 In the year 1626 cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
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 in the year 1626.
Feb 06 In the year 1626 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 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 On this day in history cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
Apr 05 Jan van Kessel, Flemish painter in the year 1626.
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies on this day in history.
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer in the year 1626.
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 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 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands in the year 1626.
May 06 Dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24
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 On this day in history battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
Jul 05 In the year 1626 stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 Daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1626 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 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 In the year 1626 johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 In the year 1626 john Ferrabosco, composer