Historical Events In 1616
Friday, 20 May 2022
Nov 20 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War in the year 1616.
Nov 23 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (product of Wallis) on this day in history.
Dec 10 On this day in history diogo do Couto, Portuguese historian/archivist of Goa, dies at 74
Dec 21 On this day in history pietro Andrea Ziani, composer
Dec 31 On this day in history jacques Le Maire, pirate/explorer (Lemaire Strait), dies at 31