Historical Events In 1618
Monday, 25 March 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized]
Jan 04 In France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle on this day in history.
Jan 07 On this day in history francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor
Jan 14 On this day in history jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam
Feb 28 Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 in the year 1618.
Mar 23 On this day in history james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician
Apr 02 Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1618 haeuik Claezoon Van Hillegom, captain of the Dutch ship Zeewolf, records that he has sighted the coast of what is later to be named Australia.
May 15 On this day in history johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
May 23 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1618 2nd Defenestration of Prague; the beginning of the 30 Years War
May 23 In the year 1618 imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle
May 23 On this day in history the Thirty Years War begins
Jul 16 Capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain in the year 1618.
Jul 30 In the year 1618 prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht
Aug 23 In the year 1618 gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33
Sep 04 On this day in history "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Sep 09 Joan Cererols, composer on this day in history.
Sep 28 On this day in history gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68
Oct 06 In the year 1618 miguel Gomez Camargo, composer
Oct 29 In the year 1618 english adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England.
Oct 29 On this day in history sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I.
Oct 29 Walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason on this day in history.
Nov 01 In the year 1618 johannes Flittner, composer
Nov 03 Aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707) on this day in history.
Dec 10 Giulio Caccini, Italian composer on this day in history.
Dec 11 Russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino on this day in history.
Dec 26 In the year 1618 elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess