Historical Events In 1618
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
Jan 01 Bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized] on this day in history.
Jan 04 On this day in history in France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle.
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 In the year 1618 james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician
Apr 02 On this day in history francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction)
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 Johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law in the year 1618.
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 On this day in history capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
Jul 30 In the year 1618 prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht
Aug 23 Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 in the year 1618.
Sep 04 In the year 1618 "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Sep 09 Joan Cererols, composer in the year 1618.
Sep 28 Gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68 in the year 1618.
Oct 06 Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer in the year 1618.
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 in the year 1618.
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 On this day in history aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)
Dec 10 In the year 1618 giulio Caccini, Italian composer
Dec 11 Russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino on this day in history.
Dec 26 Elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess on this day in history.