Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 12 May 2021
Jan 01 On this day in history cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 In the year 1626 john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
Jan 25 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter in the year 1626.
Feb 06 On this day in history 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 John Dowland, composer, dies on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1626 yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci.
Feb 28 In the year 1626 cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
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 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 In the year 1626 dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island
May 04 Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history 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 in the year 1626.
May 24 Peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24 on this day in history.
May 27 On this day in history william II, prince of Orange/stadholder
Jun 15 King Charles I disbands English parliament on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1626 battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
Jul 05 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle on this day in history.
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 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on this day in history.
Aug 12 In the year 1626 giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 On this day in history daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
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) on this day in history.
Oct 05 In the year 1626 johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 In the year 1626 john Ferrabosco, composer