Historical Events In 1612
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Jan 04 Henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 07 Paul de La Pierre, composer on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1612 thomas Fairfax, Lord Fairfax, English Parliamentary general
Jan 20 Rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59 on this day in history.
Jan 27 On this day in history maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77
Jan 28 On this day in history thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies
Jan 31 Hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia on this day in history.
Feb 06 Antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist on this day in history.
Feb 06 Christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men)
Feb 08 Samuel Butler, England, poet/satirist (Hudibras) (baptized) in the year 1612.
Feb 17 Ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Luik/archbish Cologne, dies at 57 in the year 1612.
Mar 14 Philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74 in the year 1612.
Apr 13 Sasaki Kojirō, Japanese samurai in the year 1612.
Apr 18 Emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies on this day in history.
May 24 In the year 1612 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 In the year 1612 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 Ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies on this day in history.
Aug 12 Giovanni Gabrieli, Italian composer (Madrigali), dies at about 60 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1612 piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76
Sep 28 In the year 1612 michel Anguier, French sculptor
Sep 30 Ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81 in the year 1612.
Oct 07 On this day in history menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist, dies at 70
Oct 28 On this day in history robert Dowland appointed court luitist of King James I
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 Simon Marius, is 1st to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1612 simon Marius, is first to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope