Historical Events In 1616
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Jan 05 Samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron on this day in history.
Jan 06 In the year 1616 philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550)
Jan 13 In the year 1616 antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic
Jan 24 In the year 1616 jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver
Jan 30 On this day in history william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 In the year 1616 john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
Feb 19 Jacques de Saint-Luc, composer in the year 1616.
Feb 26 In the year 1616 spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 Kaspar Forster, composer in the year 1616.
Mar 05 In the year 1616 copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
Mar 06 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1616.
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer on this day in history.
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 In the year 1616 johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer
Apr 23 Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Apr 23 Netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England on this day in history.
Apr 30 English King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen on this day in history.
May 03 In the year 1616 treaty of Loudun kills French civil war
May 19 Johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer on this day in history.
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 On this day in history andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies
Aug 07 In the year 1616 vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies
Aug 08 In the year 1616 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 In the year 1616 gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
Sep 15 On this day in history the first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy.
Oct 02 On this day in history a Gryphius, writer
Oct 10 Maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60 in the year 1616.
Oct 25 On this day in history vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War