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Historical Events In 1611

Sunday, 24 March 2019

Jan 07   James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) in the year 1611.  

Jan 26   Madame de Poutrincourt leaves Dieppe, France with Jesuits Pierre Biard and Enémond Masse and her son, Charles Biencourt; first titled lady, first Jesuits in Canada on this day in history.  

Jan 28   On this day in history johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger)  

Feb 08   Jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies on this day in history.  

Feb 19   On this day in history andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)  

Mar 04   George Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.  

Apr 01   On this day in history gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72  

Apr 09   On this day in history giacomo Maria Predieri, composer  

Apr 14   Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) on this day in history.  

Apr 28   On this day in history establishment of the Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas, The Catholic University of the Philippines, the oldest existing university in Asia and the largest Catholic university in the world.  

May 04   In the year 1611 carlo Rainaldi, composer  

May 19   On this day in history innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89)  

May 23   Matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia on this day in history.  

Jun 01   Felician Schwab, composer in the year 1611.  

Jun 13   John Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication in the year 1611.  

Jun 22   On this day in history henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers  

Jun 22   Henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers in the year 1611.  

Jun 22   On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer  

Jun 23   Henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again in the year 1611.  

Aug 09   On this day in history henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth  

Aug 11   On this day in history emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia  

Aug 27   In the year 1611 tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies  

Oct 11   On this day in history hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome  

Oct 18   In the year 1611 valentin Strobel, composer  

Oct 30   Gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden on this day in history.  

Oct 30   Karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies on this day in history.  

Nov 01   Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented on this day in history.  

Nov 01   Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented on this day in history.  

Nov 03   Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill) in the year 1611.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1611

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 07   James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) was born in the year 1611.  

Jan 28   Johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger) was born on this day in history.  

Feb 06   On this day in history birth of chongzhen Emperor, Emperor of China (d. 1644)  

Feb 19   Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) was born in the year 1611.  

Apr 09   In the year 1611 birth of giacomo Maria Predieri, composer  

May 04   Carlo Rainaldi, composer was born in the year 1611.  

May 19   Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) was born on this day in history.  

Jun 01   In the year 1611 birth of felician Schwab, composer  

Famous Deaths In 1611

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 08   On this day in history jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies  

Mar 05   On this day in history death of shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1533)  

Apr 01   In the year 1611 death of gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72  

Jun 08   In the year 1611 death of jean Bertaut, French poet (b. 1552)  

Jul 26   Horio Yoshiharu, Japanese warlord (b. 1542) died in the year 1611.  

Aug 02   In the year 1611 death of kato Kiyomasa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1562)  

Aug 27   Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies in the year 1611.  

Oct 03   On this day in history death of charles of Lorraine, Duke of Mayenne, French military leader (b. 1554)  

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