Historical Events In 1596
Friday, 20 September 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 on this day in history.
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 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 On this day in history the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
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 In the year 1596 abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
May 26 In the year 1596 england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies in the year 1596.
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 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history 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) 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) on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history 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 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain in the year 1596.
Sep 23 In the year 1596 joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher
Sep 28 Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor in the year 1596.