Historical Events In 1606
Thursday, 15 April 2021
Jan 28 In the year 1606 carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar, dies at 85
Jan 31 Guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35 on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history guy Fawkes, convicted of treason against England's King James I, is executed.
Mar 03 On this day in history edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
Mar 23 Justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist, dies at 58 in the year 1606.
Apr 12 In the year 1606 england adopts the Union Jack as its flag
Apr 12 England adopts the Union Jack as its flag God save the king in the year 1606.
Apr 12 In the year 1606 england adopts Union Jack as its flag
May 06 In the year 1606 lorenzo Lippi, [Perlone Zipoli], poet/painter
May 16 In the year 1606 2,000 foreigners murdered in Russia
May 17 In the year 1606 forges Dimitri #1, czar of Russia (1605-06), murdered
Jun 06 Pierre Corneille, France, dramatist (El Cid, Horace) in the year 1606.
Jun 25 Alkmaarse clergy asks "Great Dertelheyt" on this day in history.
Jul 15 Rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch) in the year 1606.
Jul 15 On this day in history the birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher
Aug 07 In the year 1606 the first documented performance of Macbeth performed at the Great Hall at Hampton Court.
Sep 02 Carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58 in the year 1606.
Oct 01 Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch in the year 1606.
Oct 08 Jan, the Aged, count of Nassau/fathered 24, dies in the year 1606.
Oct 14 Johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78) in the year 1606.
Nov 11 Turkey & Austria sign Treaty of Zsitva-Torok in the year 1606.
Nov 12 On this day in history matthaus Ludecus, composer, dies at 79
Nov 20 Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian in the year 1606.
Nov 22 On this day in history pieter II de Jode, Flemish engraver/publisher
Dec 20 On this day in history christoph Schultze, composer
Dec 20 Virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown in the year 1606.
Dec 20 In the year 1606 virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown Va