Historical Events In 1597
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
Feb 02 On this day in history lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61
Feb 05 A group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society on this day in history.
Feb 15 Pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66 on this day in history.
Feb 24 Flemish painter Frederick of Valckenborch becomes porter of Frankfurt-on-Main on this day in history.
Mar 10 On this day in history petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies
Mar 11 Land guardian Albrecht occupies Amiens on France in the year 1597.
Mar 12 England routes troops to Amiens on this day in history.
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 On this day in history matthijs Heldt, dies in battle
Jun 02 In the year 1597 diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67
Jun 09 Jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies in the year 1597.
Jun 09 In the year 1597 pieter J Saenredam, architecture painter
Jun 14 In the year 1597 at 4:30 AM Willem Barents leaves Novaya Zemlya for Netherlands
Jun 20 On this day in history willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies
Jun 24 On this day in history cornelis de Houtman's fleet reaches Bantam, West Java
Jul 20 Franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies on this day in history.
Jul 22 Virgilio Mazzocchi, composer in the year 1597.
Jul 31 In the year 1597 sebastian Stosskopf, Elzassisch painter, baptized
Aug 11 On this day in history germany throws out English sales people
Aug 14 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet is 1st Dutch visit to Java in the year 1597.
Aug 20 On this day in history 1st Dutch East India Company ships returned from Far East
Sep 16 In the year 1597 french troops chase away Albrecht of Austria
Sep 25 Amiens surrenders to French King Henri IV on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1597 earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
Nov 07 Emilia of Nassau weds Dom Emanuel of Portugal on this day in history.
Dec 18 In the year 1597 barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67
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.