Historical Events In 1596
Saturday, 24 September 2022
Jan 05 Henry Lawes, English composer in the year 1596.
Jan 13 On this day in history jan J Goyen, Dutch landscape painter
Jan 21 John Ligarius, German theologist/prime minister, dies at 66 on this day in history.
Jan 28 In the year 1596 british admiral Sir Francis Drake dies off the Panama coast and is buried at sea.
Jan 31 In the year 1596 catholic League disjoins
Mar 01 On this day in history plague in Spain
Mar 11 Isaac Elsevier, book publisher on this day in history.
Mar 23 On this day in history henry Unton, English diplomat
Mar 31 René Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) in the year 1596.
Mar 31 In the year 1596 the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
Apr 17 Arch duke Albrecht of Austria occupies Calais on this day in history.
Apr 24 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn in the year 1596.
May 09 Abraham van Diepenbeeck, painter in the year 1596.
May 18 In the year 1596 willem Barents leaves Amsterdam for Novaya Zemlya
May 26 England, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain in the year 1596.
May 27 In the year 1596 tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 On this day in history michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov
Jun 22 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet reaches Banten Java in the year 1596.
Jun 30 English/Dutch fleet reach Cadiz on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history english fleet under the earl of Essex plunder Cadiz
Jul 17 On this day in history at 10:30AM Dutch explorer Willem Barents arrives at Novaya Zemlya
Jul 29 In the year 1596 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
Aug 03 On this day in history david Fabricius discovers light variation of Mira (1st variable star)
Aug 09 Henry van Cuyk becomes bishop of Roermond on this day in history.
Aug 19 In the year 1596 elisabeth Stuart, English daughter of James I
Aug 26 Frederik V, king of Bohemia (White Mountain) on this day in history.
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 Dutch fleet commander Cornelis de Houtman taken hostage in Java on this day in history.
Sep 07 On this day in history dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 On this day in history anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 On this day in history pieter D Keyzer/Keyser, astronomer/navigator (Java)
Sep 20 In the year 1596 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
Sep 23 Joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher in the year 1596.