Historical Events In 1596
Thursday, 01 October 2020
Jan 05 On this day in history henry Lawes, English composer
Jan 13 On this day in history jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
Jan 21 In the year 1596 john Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66
Jan 28 British admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea in the year 1596.
Jan 31 On this day in history catholic League disjoins
Mar 01 In the year 1596 plague in Spain
Mar 11 On this day in history isaac Elsevier, book publisher
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat on this day in history.
Mar 31 On this day in history rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
Mar 31 On this day in history the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais in the year 1596.
Apr 24 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn in the year 1596.
May 09 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter on this day in history.
May 18 Willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya in the year 1596.
May 26 In the year 1596 england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 In the year 1596 tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 In the year 1596 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 In the year 1596 cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 05 English fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz in the year 1596.
Jul 17 In the year 1596 at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
Jul 29 On this day in history jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
Aug 03 In the year 1596 david Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star)
Aug 09 On this day in history henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
Aug 19 Elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I on this day in history.
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) in the year 1596.
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) on this day in history.
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java
Sep 07 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 Anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen in the year 1596.
Sep 13 Pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java) in the year 1596.
Sep 20 On this day in history diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher on this day in history.