Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Jan 01 In the year 1626 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 On this day in history huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Apr 13 Aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands
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 In the year 1626 king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated on this day in history.
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 In the year 1626 giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 On this day in history daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 On this day in history battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
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 in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer