Historical Events In 1626
Thursday, 18 April 2019
Jan 01 On this day in history cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 John Dowland, composer, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies in the year 1626.
Apr 12 In the year 1626 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 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 in the year 1626.
May 04 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands on this day in history.
May 06 Dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets in the year 1626.
May 06 On this day in history dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets
May 24 In the year 1626 peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24
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 in the year 1626.
Jul 05 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle in the year 1626.
Jul 25 In the year 1626 geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
Jul 30 In the year 1626 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 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 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 on this day in history.
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