Historical Events In 1612
Sunday, 05 April 2020
Jan 04 On this day in history henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62
Jan 07 In the year 1612 paul de La Pierre, composer
Jan 17 Thomas Fairfax, Lord Fairfax, English Parliamentary general on this day in history.
Jan 20 In the year 1612 rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59
Jan 27 Maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77 in the year 1612.
Jan 28 Thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies in the year 1612.
Jan 31 Hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia in the year 1612.
Feb 06 Antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist in the year 1612.
Feb 06 Christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Feb 07 Thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men) on this day in history.
Feb 08 In the year 1612 samuel Butler, England, poet/satirist (Hudibras) (baptized)
Feb 17 In the year 1612 ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Luik/archbish Cologne, dies at 57
Mar 14 On this day in history philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74
Apr 13 On this day in history sasaki Kojirō, Japanese samurai
Apr 18 In the year 1612 emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies
May 24 On this day in history robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury/PM (1598-1612), dies at 48
Jun 08 In the year 1612 hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49
Jun 13 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay, dies at 51 in the year 1612.
Jun 13 On this day in history karel van Croij, prince of Chimay/Duke of Aarschot
Jun 23 On this day in history justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet
Jul 27 On this day in history murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40)/conquered Baghdad
Aug 09 In the year 1612 ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies
Aug 12 In the year 1612 giovanni Gabrieli, Italian composer (Madrigali), dies at about 60
Aug 29 Battle at Surat India: English fleet beats Portuguese in the year 1612.
Sep 25 On this day in history mark Zuesius Boxhorn, Dutch historian
Sep 27 Piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76 in the year 1612.
Sep 28 Michel Anguier, French sculptor in the year 1612.
Sep 30 Ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Oct 07 On this day in history menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist, dies at 70
Oct 28 Robert Dowland appointed court luitist of King James I on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1612 (22 October O.S.) Time of Troubles in Russia: Moscow, Kitai-gorod, is captured by Russian troops under command of Dmitry Pozharsky
Dec 15 On this day in history simon Marius, is 1st to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope
Dec 15 On this day in history simon Marius, is first to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope