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Historical Events In 1611

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Jan 07   James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) on this day in history.  

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 in the year 1611.  

Jan 28   In the year 1611 johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger)  

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

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

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   In the year 1611 word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi)  

Apr 28   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 in the year 1611.  

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   In the year 1611 matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia  

Jun 01   On this day in history felician Schwab, composer  

Jun 13   On this day in history john Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication  

Jun 22   Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on this day in history.  

Jun 22   In the year 1611 henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers  

Jun 22   Pablo Bruna, composer on this day in history.  

Jun 23   On this day in history henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again  

Aug 09   Henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth on this day in history.  

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

Aug 27   On this day in history tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies  

Oct 11   Hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome on this day in history.  

Oct 18   In the year 1611 valentin Strobel, composer  

Oct 30   On this day in history gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden  

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

Nov 01   On this day in history shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented  

Nov 01   Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented in the year 1611.  

Nov 03   On this day in history henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill)  

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Famous Birthdays In 1611

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 07   In the year 1611 birth of james Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans)  

Jan 28   Johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger) was born in the year 1611.  

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 on this day in history.  

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

May 04   On this day in history birth of carlo Rainaldi, composer  

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

Jun 01   Felician Schwab, composer was born in the year 1611.  

Famous Deaths In 1611

Famous People Died In This Year In History

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

Mar 05   Shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1533) died in the year 1611.  

Apr 01   Gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72 died in the year 1611.  

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   On this day in history death of kato Kiyomasa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1562)  

Aug 27   On this day in history tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies  

Oct 03   Charles of Lorraine, Duke of Mayenne, French military leader (b. 1554) died on this day in history.  

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