Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 12 December 2018
Jan 01 On this day in history cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 John Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter
Feb 06 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.
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 in the year 1626.
Feb 28 Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 in the year 1626.
Apr 05 Jan van Kessel, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Apr 09 In the year 1626 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer in the year 1626.
Apr 13 On this day in history 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 Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons in the year 1626.
May 04 In the year 1626 peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands
May 06 Dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets in the year 1626.
May 06 Dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets on this day in history.
May 24 Peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24 on this day in history.
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 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1626 stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian on this day in history.
Jul 30 Earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1626 earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
Aug 12 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer in the year 1626.
Aug 14 Daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher in the year 1626.
Aug 27 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1626 lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
Sep 30 Battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends on this day in history.
Oct 04 Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59) in the year 1626.
Oct 05 On this day in history johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer