Historical Events In 1596
Thursday, 23 May 2019
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 In the year 1596 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 in the year 1596.
Jan 28 British admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea in the year 1596.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins in the year 1596.
Mar 11 On this day in history isaac Elsevier, book publisher
Mar 23 In the year 1596 henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 In the year 1596 rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher in the year 1596.
Apr 17 In the year 1596 arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais
Apr 24 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn on this day in history.
May 09 On this day in history abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 In the year 1596 willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain on this day in history.
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies in the year 1596.
Jun 21 On this day in history michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java on this day in history.
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 17 In the year 1596 at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
Jul 29 Jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84 in the year 1596.
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 In the year 1596 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) on this day in history.
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) on this day in history.
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) on this day in history.
Sep 05 In the year 1596 dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java on this day in history.
Sep 09 In the year 1596 anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 On this day in history pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
Sep 20 In the year 1596 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor