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