Historical Events In 1596
Thursday, 19 September 2019
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer on this day in history.
Jan 13 Jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter on this day in history.
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 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher on this day in history.
Mar 23 Henry Unton, English diplomat in the year 1596.
Mar 31 RenĂ© Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1596 pacificatie of Ireland drawn
May 09 In the year 1596 abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter
May 18 On this day in history willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 In the year 1596 england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 Tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies in the year 1596.
Jun 21 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jul 05 In the year 1596 english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
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) on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond
Aug 19 On this day in history elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 On this day in history frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain)
Sep 03 Nicolo Amati, Italy, violin maker (Stradivari & Guarneri) on this day in history.
Sep 04 Constantine Huygens, Dutch poet/diplomat (Delightful Folly) in the year 1596.
Sep 05 On this day in history dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java
Sep 07 Dutch fleet bombs Banten Java in the year 1596.
Sep 09 In the year 1596 anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 In the year 1596 pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
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 On this day in history vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flemish historian/poet/mayor