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Historical Events In 1618

Friday, 16 November 2018

Jan 01   Bartolom√© Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized] on this day in history.  

Jan 04   In France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle on this day in history.  

Jan 07   Francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor on this day in history.  

Jan 14   Jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam in the year 1618.  

Feb 28   Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Mar 23   On this day in history james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician  

Apr 02   In the year 1618 francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction)  

May 10   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 on this day in history.  

May 15   In the year 1618 johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law  

May 23   On this day in history 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War  

May 23   2nd Defenestration of Prague; the beginning of the 30 Years War on this day in history.  

May 23   Imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle in the year 1618.  

May 23   In the year 1618 the Thirty Years War begins  

Jul 16   On this day in history capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain  

Jul 30   Prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht in the year 1618.  

Aug 23   Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 on this day in history.  

Sep 04   On this day in history "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed  

Sep 09   In the year 1618 joan Cererols, composer  

Sep 28   Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68 in the year 1618.  

Oct 06   Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer on this day in history.  

Oct 29   English adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England on this day in history.  

Oct 29   Sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I on this day in history.  

Oct 29   On this day in history walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason  

Nov 01   In the year 1618 johannes Flittner, composer  

Nov 03   In the year 1618 aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)  

Dec 10   Giulio Caccini, Italian composer in the year 1618.  

Dec 11   Russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino on this day in history.  

Dec 26   On this day in history elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess  

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Famous Birthdays In 1618

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   Bartolom√© Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized] was born on this day in history.  

Jan 14   In the year 1618 birth of jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam  

Apr 02   Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) was born in the year 1618.  

Apr 13   On this day in history birth of roger de Rabutin, Comte de Bussy, French writer (d. 1693)  

Sep 09   Joan Cererols, composer was born on this day in history.  

Oct 06   Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer was born in the year 1618.  

Nov 01   Johannes Flittner, composer was born in the year 1618.  

Nov 03   In the year 1618 birth of aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)  

Famous Deaths In 1618

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Feb 20   On this day in history death of philip William, Prince of Orange (b. 1554)  

Feb 28   Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 on this day in history.  

Mar 23   On this day in history death of james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician  

Apr 19   Thomas Bastard, clergyman and epigrammatist (b. 1565 or 1566) died on this day in history.  

Jun 07   Thomas West, 3rd Baron De La Warr, English Governor of Virginia (b. 1577) died on this day in history.  

Aug 23   Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 in the year 1618.  

Sep 28   Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68 died on this day in history.  

Oct 29   On this day in history death of walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason  

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