Historical Events In 1596
Sunday, 05 July 2020
Jan 05 In the year 1596 henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 In the year 1596 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
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 01 Plague in Spain in the year 1596.
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 On this day in history rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher on this day in history.
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 In the year 1596 tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov in the year 1596.
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 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 17 On this day in history at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
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) in the year 1596.
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 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) in the year 1596.
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) in the year 1596.
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 in the year 1596.
Sep 07 On this day in history dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 On this day in history anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 In the year 1596 pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
Sep 20 On this day in history diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher in the year 1596.