Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
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 in the year 1626.
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 in the year 1626.
Feb 20 On this day in history john Dowland, composer, dies
Feb 27 On this day in history 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 In the year 1626 jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies in the year 1626.
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer on this day in history.
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 in the year 1626.
May 04 On this day in history dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island
May 04 In the year 1626 indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons
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 on this day in history.
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 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 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 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle in the year 1626.
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 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal in the year 1626.
Aug 12 In the year 1626 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 In the year 1626 lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
Sep 30 On this day in history battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends
Oct 04 In the year 1626 richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)
Oct 05 Johann Schop, composer in the year 1626.
Oct 09 John Ferrabosco, composer in the year 1626.