Historical Events In 1596
Thursday, 21 November 2019
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer in the year 1596.
Jan 13 In the year 1596 jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 28 On this day in history british admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea.
Jan 31 Catholic League disjoins in the year 1596.
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1596 henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 On this day in history renĂ© Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 The birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher in the year 1596.
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais in the year 1596.
Apr 24 On this day in history pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 In the year 1596 abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya on this day in history.
May 26 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1596 tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov in the year 1596.
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java on this day in history.
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz on this day in history.
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz on this day in history.
Jul 17 At 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya on this day in history.
Jul 29 Jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84 in the year 1596.
Aug 03 David Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star) in the year 1596.
Aug 09 In the year 1596 henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
Aug 19 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I in the year 1596.
Aug 26 In the year 1596 frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 In the year 1596 nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri)
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) on this day in history.
Sep 05 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java in the year 1596.
Sep 07 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 On this day in history anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) in the year 1596.
Sep 20 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain in the year 1596.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1596 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor