Historical Events In 1606
Monday, 23 November 2020
Jan 28 In the year 1606 carolus Gallus, [Karel de Haan], Dutch lawyer/pastor/vicar, dies at 85
Jan 31 In the year 1606 guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
Jan 31 Guy Fawkes, convicted of treason against England's King James I, is executed in the year 1606.
Mar 03 In the year 1606 edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
Mar 23 In the year 1606 justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist, dies at 58
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 On this day in history england adopts Union Jack as its flag
May 06 In the year 1606 lorenzo Lippi, [Perlone Zipoli], poet/painter
May 16 On this day in history 2,000 foreigners murdered in Russia
May 17 Forges Dimitri #1, czar of Russia (1605-06), murdered in the year 1606.
Jun 06 Pierre Corneille, France, dramatist (El Cid, Horace) on this day in history.
Jun 25 Alkmaarse clergy asks "Great Dertelheyt" on this day in history.
Jul 15 Rembrandt van Rijn, Leiden Netherlands, painter (Night Watch) on this day in history.
Jul 15 The birth of Rembrandt, Dutch artist and etcher in the year 1606.
Aug 07 On this day in history the first documented performance of Macbeth performed at the Great Hall at Hampton Court.
Sep 02 In the year 1606 carel van Mander, Flemish painter/art historian, dies at 58
Oct 01 On this day in history spanish troops under Spinola occupies fort Rhine birch
Oct 08 On this day in history jan, the Aged, count of Nassau/fathered 24, dies
Oct 14 In the year 1606 johan Maetsuyker, Dutch governor-general of Ceylon (1653-78)
Nov 11 Turkey & Austria sign Treaty of Zsitva-Torok in the year 1606.
Nov 12 Matthaus Ludecus, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history abraham de Wicquefort, Dutch diplomat/historian
Nov 22 In the year 1606 pieter II de Jode, Flemish engraver/publisher
Dec 20 Christoph Schultze, composer on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown
Dec 20 On this day in history virginia Company settlers leave London to establish Jamestown Va