Historical Events In 1596
Friday, 25 September 2020
Jan 05 On this day in history henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 In the year 1596 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
Jan 21 In the year 1596 john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66
Jan 28 British admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea on this day in history.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins in the year 1596.
Mar 01 In the year 1596 plague in Spain
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher on this day in history.
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 31 René Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1596 the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais in the year 1596.
Apr 24 On this day in history pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 On this day in history england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 On this day in history tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 In the year 1596 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java in the year 1596.
Jun 30 On this day in history english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz on this day in history.
Jul 17 In the year 1596 at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
Jul 29 In the year 1596 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
Aug 03 On this day in history david Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star)
Aug 09 Henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond in the year 1596.
Aug 19 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I in the year 1596.
Aug 26 On this day in history frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 On this day in history nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri)
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) in the year 1596.
Sep 05 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java in the year 1596.
Sep 07 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen on this day in history.
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) on this day in history.
Sep 20 In the year 1596 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 On this day in history joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher