Historical Events In 1618
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jan 01 On this day in history bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized]
Jan 04 On this day in history in France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle.
Jan 07 Francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor on this day in history.
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 In the year 1618 francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction)
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 On this day in history johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
May 23 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War in the year 1618.
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 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 On this day in history joan Cererols, composer
Sep 28 In the year 1618 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 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 Johannes Flittner, composer in the year 1618.
Nov 03 Aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707) on this day in history.
Dec 10 Giulio Caccini, Italian composer in the year 1618.
Dec 11 In the year 1618 russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino
Dec 26 In the year 1618 elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess