Historical Events Happened In 1626
Saturday, 23 May 2015
Jan 01 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 21 On this day in history john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
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 On this day in history 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 In the year 1626 cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
Apr 05 In the year 1626 jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 On this day in history francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer on this day in history.
Apr 13 On this day in history 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 In the year 1626 dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island
May 04 In the year 1626 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 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 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 William II, prince of Orange/stadholder in the year 1626.
Jun 15 King Charles I disbands English parliament on this day in history.
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated in the year 1626.
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 In the year 1626 earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die
Aug 01 In the year 1626 earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
Aug 12 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV on this day in history.
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 in the year 1626.
Oct 04 Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59) in the year 1626.
Oct 05 Johann Schop, composer on this day in history.
Oct 09 On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer