Historical Events In 1617
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
Jan 01 Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68
Feb 04 In the year 1617 louis Elsevier, Dutch publisher, dies at about 76
Feb 06 Prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Feb 09 On this day in history hans Christoph Haiden, composer, dies at 44
Mar 04 On this day in history arcangelo Crivelli, composer, dies at 70
Mar 09 On this day in history sweden & Russia sign Peace of Stolbowa
Mar 20 In the year 1617 franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50
Apr 03 On this day in history antimo Liberati, composer
Apr 04 John Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies on this day in history.
Apr 24 Carlo Concino, French marquis of Ancre/state advisor, murdered on this day in history.
May 07 On this day in history david Fabricius, German astronomer, dies at 53
May 23 On this day in history elias Ashmole, antiquary
Jun 28 Johan Evertsen de Captain, Swiss admiral, dies in battle in the year 1617.
Aug 08 Adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary) on this day in history.
Aug 13 In the year 1617 johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist
Aug 23 1st one-way streets open (London) on this day in history.
Aug 23 In the year 1617 first one-way streets established (London)
Sep 27 Johan Earnest count of Nassau-Siegen, dies in the year 1617.
Oct 02 Isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies in the year 1617.
Oct 09 In the year 1617 peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye)
Oct 11 Franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62 on this day in history.
Oct 31 On this day in history laurens Reael resigns as governor-general of East-Indies
Nov 10 In the year 1617 barnabe Rich, English soldier and writer
Nov 22 Ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17), dies in the year 1617.
Dec 16 Spanish viceroy Hernando Arias de Saavedra founds provinces Rio de la Plata (Argentina)/Guaira (Paraguay) in the year 1617.