Historical Events In 1596
Monday, 22 July 2019
Jan 05 On this day in history henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1596 british admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins on this day in history.
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher in the year 1596.
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 31 In the year 1596 rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
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 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn on this day in history.
May 09 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter in the year 1596.
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 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1596 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 In the year 1596 cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 In the year 1596 english/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz
Jul 05 In the year 1596 english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
Jul 17 At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya on this day in history.
Jul 29 Jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84 on this day in history.
Aug 03 David Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star) on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1596 henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
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 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) on this day in history.
Sep 04 In the year 1596 constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly)
Sep 05 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java on this day in history.
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1596 anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) on this day in history.
Sep 20 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1596 joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 On this day in history vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor