Historical Events In 1616
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Nov 20 In the year 1616 bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War
Nov 23 John Wallis, English mathematician/cryptographer (product of Wallis) on this day in history.
Dec 10 Diogo do Couto, Portuguese historian/archivist of Goa, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Dec 21 Pietro Andrea Ziani, composer in the year 1616.
Dec 31 On this day in history jacques Le Maire, pirate/explorer (Lemaire Strait), dies at 31