Historical Events In 1616
Saturday, 23 January 2021
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) on this day in history.
Jan 13 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1616 jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver
Jan 30 William Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury) in the year 1616.
Feb 12 John Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65 in the year 1616.
Feb 19 In the year 1616 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
Feb 26 Spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo in the year 1616.
Feb 28 Kaspar Forster, composer on this day in history.
Mar 05 Copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index in the year 1616.
Mar 06 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer on this day in history.
Mar 20 Walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana in the year 1616.
Mar 26 In the year 1616 bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km.
Mar 29 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer on this day in history.
Apr 23 In the year 1616 miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69
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 Treaty of Loudun kills French civil war on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1616 johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 In the year 1616 cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies
Jul 11 On this day in history samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec.
Jul 20 In the year 1616 hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier
Jul 25 Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies on this day in history.
Aug 07 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies in the year 1616.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 31 Gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history new England epidemic in Southern New England, especially the Wampanoag people killing 30-90% of population people
Sep 15 On this day in history the first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy.
Oct 02 In the year 1616 a Gryphius, writer
Oct 10 Maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60 on this day in history.
Oct 25 On this day in history vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter in the year 1616.