Historical Events In 1626
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
Jan 01 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 in the year 1626.
Jan 21 On this day in history john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
Jan 25 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 On this day in history huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 20 In the year 1626 john Dowland, composer, dies
Feb 27 Yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci on this day in history.
Feb 28 In the year 1626 cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
Apr 05 Jan van Kessel, Flemish painter in the year 1626.
Apr 09 On this day in history francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer on this day in history.
Apr 13 In the year 1626 aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised
Apr 25 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island
May 04 In the year 1626 indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons
May 04 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets
May 06 In the year 1626 dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets
May 24 Peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24 in the year 1626.
May 27 William II, prince of Orange/stadholder in the year 1626.
Jun 15 On this day in history king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 On this day in history battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
Jul 05 On this day in history stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 In the year 1626 geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
Jul 30 On this day in history earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die
Aug 01 In the year 1626 earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
Aug 12 On this day in history giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 In the year 1626 daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 In the year 1626 battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
Sep 26 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends
Oct 04 Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59) in the year 1626.
Oct 05 Johann Schop, composer on this day in history.
Oct 09 In the year 1626 john Ferrabosco, composer