Historical Events In 1626
Friday, 23 October 2020
Jan 01 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 21 In the year 1626 john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
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 In the year 1626 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 in the year 1626.
Feb 28 In the year 1626 cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
Apr 05 In the year 1626 jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 On this day in history francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
Apr 12 On this day in history paul Hainlein, composer
Apr 13 Aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised on this day in history.
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 On this day in history indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons
May 04 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands in the year 1626.
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 in the year 1626.
May 27 William II, prince of Orange/stadholder in the year 1626.
Jun 15 In the year 1626 king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 In the year 1626 battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
Jul 05 On this day in history stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die
Aug 01 On this day in history 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 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV in the year 1626.
Sep 26 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends in the year 1626.
Oct 04 On this day in history richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)
Oct 05 In the year 1626 johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer