Historical Events In 1597
Friday, 19 July 2019
Feb 02 Lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61 in the year 1597.
Feb 05 On this day in history a group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society.
Feb 15 Pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66 on this day in history.
Feb 24 On this day in history flemish painter Frederick of Valckenborch becomes porter of Frankfurt-on-Main
Mar 10 Petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies in the year 1597.
Mar 11 Land guardian Albrecht occupies Amiens on France in the year 1597.
Mar 12 In the year 1597 england routes troops to Amiens
Apr 23 William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor is first performed, with Queen Elizabeth I of England in attendance in the year 1597.
May 20 Matthijs Heldt, dies in battle in the year 1597.
Jun 02 Diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67 in the year 1597.
Jun 09 Jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies in the year 1597.
Jun 09 Pieter J Saenredam, architecture painter in the year 1597.
Jun 14 At 4:30 AM Willem Barents leaves Novaya Zemlya for Netherlands on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies
Jun 24 In the year 1597 cornelis de Houtman's fleet reaches Bantam, West Java
Jul 20 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
Jul 22 Virgilio Mazzocchi, composer in the year 1597.
Jul 31 On this day in history sebastian Stosskopf, Elzassisch painter, baptized
Aug 11 In the year 1597 germany throws out English sales people
Aug 14 On this day in history cornelis de Houtmans fleet is 1st Dutch visit to Java
Aug 20 1st Dutch East India Company ships returned from Far East in the year 1597.
Sep 16 In the year 1597 french troops chase away Albrecht of Austria
Sep 25 In the year 1597 amiens surrenders to French King Henri IV
Oct 09 Earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1597 emilia of Nassau weds Dom Emanuel of Portugal
Dec 18 Barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76
Dec 23 Martin Opitz, Germany, poet "Father of Modern German Poetry" in the year 1597.