Historical Events In 1596
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 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 on this day in history.
Mar 01 Plague in Spain in the year 1596.
Mar 11 On this day in history isaac Elsevier, book publisher
Mar 23 On this day in history henry Unton, English diplomat
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 on this day in history.
Apr 24 Pacificatie of Ireland drawn on this day in history.
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 On this day in history england, France & Netherlands signs Drievoudig Covenant against Spain
May 27 On this day in history tibaldi II, Italian painter/sculptor/architect, dies
Jun 21 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov in the year 1596.
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 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 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 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 In the year 1596 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 In the year 1596 dutch fleet bombs Banten Java
Sep 09 In the year 1596 anna Jagiellon, Polish Queen
Sep 13 On this day in history 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 On this day in history joan Blaeu, cartographer/publisher