Historical Events In 1616
Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Jan 05 In the year 1616 samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron.
Jan 06 Philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550) in the year 1616.
Jan 13 On this day in history antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
Jan 24 On this day in history jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver
Jan 30 On this day in history william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 On this day in history john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
Feb 19 In the year 1616 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1616 spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 Kaspar Forster, composer in the year 1616.
Mar 05 On this day in history copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
Mar 06 On this day in history francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 On this day in history malachias Siebenhaar, composer
Mar 20 Walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana on this day in history.
Mar 26 On this day in history bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km.
Mar 29 On this day in history johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer
Apr 23 Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69 in the year 1616.
Apr 23 Netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England in the year 1616.
Apr 30 On this day in history english King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen
May 03 On this day in history treaty of Loudun kills French civil war
May 19 In the year 1616 johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 Samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec on this day in history.
Jul 20 In the year 1616 hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier
Jul 25 Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies in the year 1616.
Aug 07 In the year 1616 vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies
Aug 08 On this day in history cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68
Aug 26 Johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66 in the year 1616.
Aug 31 In the year 1616 gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
Sep 15 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy on this day in history.
Oct 02 A Gryphius, writer in the year 1616.
Oct 10 Maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60 in the year 1616.
Oct 25 In the year 1616 vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 On this day in history eustache Le Sueur, French painter
Nov 20 On this day in history bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War