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