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Historical Events In 1606

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Jan 28   Carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar, dies at 85 on this day in history.  

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   In the year 1606 justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist, dies at 58  

Apr 12   England adopts the Union Jack as its flag in the year 1606.  

Apr 12   England adopts the Union Jack as its flag God save the king in the year 1606.  

Apr 12   England adopts Union Jack as its flag in the year 1606.  

May 06   Lorenzo Lippi, [Perlone Zipoli], poet/painter in the year 1606.  

May 16   2,000 foreigners murdered in Russia in the year 1606.  

May 17   Forges Dimitri #1, czar of Russia (1605-06), murdered on this day in history.  

Jun 06   On this day in history pierre Corneille, France, dramatist (El Cid, Horace)  

Jun 25   In the year 1606 alkmaarse clergy asks "Great Dertelheyt"  

Jul 15   Rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch) on this day in history.  

Jul 15   In the year 1606 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   On this day in history carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58  

Oct 01   Spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch on this day in history.  

Oct 08   On this day in history jan, the Aged, count of Nassau/fathered 24, dies  

Oct 14   On this day in history johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78)  

Nov 11   In the year 1606 turkey & Austria sign Treaty of Zsitva-Torok  

Nov 12   Matthaus Ludecus, composer, dies at 79 in the year 1606.  

Nov 20   Abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian on this day in history.  

Nov 22   Pieter II de Jode, Flemish engraver/publisher on this day in history.  

Dec 20   Christoph Schultze, composer in the year 1606.  

Dec 20   In the year 1606 virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown  

Dec 20   Virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown Va on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1606

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Feb 10   In the year 1606 birth of christine Marie of France, regent of Savoy (d. 1663)  

Feb 12   John Winthrop, the Younger, Governor of Connecticut (d. 1676) was born on this day in history.  

Mar 03   On this day in history birth of edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)  

May 06   Lorenzo Lippi, [Perlone Zipoli], poet/painter was born on this day in history.  

May 23   Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Spanish writer (d. 1682) was born in the year 1606.  

May 25   Charles Garnier, French Jesuit missionary (d. 1649) was born in the year 1606.  

Jun 06   Pierre Corneille, France, dramatist (El Cid, Horace) was born in the year 1606.  

Jun 16   Arthur Chichester, 1st Earl of Donegall, Irish soldier (d. 1675) was born in the year 1606.  

Famous Deaths In 1606

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 28   Carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar, dies at 85 on this day in history.  

Jan 30   Everard Digby, English conspirator (b. 1578) died in the year 1606.  

Jan 31   Guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35 died on this day in history.  

Mar 23   On this day in history justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist, dies at 58  

Apr 03   Charles Blount, 1st Earl of Devon, English politician (b. 1563) died on this day in history.  

May 03   Henry Garnet, English Jesuit (executed) (b. 1555) died on this day in history.  

May 17   On this day in history death of forges Dimitri #1, czar of Russia (1605-06), murdered  

Sep 02   On this day in history carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58  

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