Historical Events In 1597
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Feb 02 Lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61 in the year 1597.
Feb 05 A group of early Japanese Christians are killed by the new government of Japan for being seen as a threat to Japanese society on this day in history.
Feb 15 In the year 1597 pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
Feb 24 In the year 1597 flemish painter Frederick of Valckenborch becomes porter of Frankfurt-on-Main
Mar 10 On this day in history petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies
Mar 11 On this day in history land guardian Albrecht occupies Amiens on France
Mar 12 England routes troops to Amiens on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history william Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor is first performed, with Queen Elizabeth I of England in attendance.
May 20 In the year 1597 matthijs Heldt, dies in battle
Jun 02 Diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67 in the year 1597.
Jun 09 In the year 1597 jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies
Jun 09 Pieter J Saenredam, architecture painter on this day in history.
Jun 14 In the year 1597 at 4:30 AM Willem Barents leaves Novaya Zemlya for Netherlands
Jun 20 Willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies on this day in history.
Jun 24 Cornelis de Houtman's fleet reaches Bantam, West Java in the year 1597.
Jul 20 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
Jul 22 In the year 1597 virgilio Mazzocchi, composer
Jul 31 Sebastian Stosskopf, Elzassisch painter, baptized on this day in history.
Aug 11 On this day in history germany throws out English sales people
Aug 14 Cornelis de Houtmans fleet is 1st Dutch visit to Java on this day in history.
Aug 20 1st Dutch East India Company ships returned from Far East in the year 1597.
Sep 16 In the year 1597 french troops chase away Albrecht of Austria
Sep 25 Amiens surrenders to French King Henri IV in the year 1597.
Oct 09 In the year 1597 earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
Nov 07 In the year 1597 emilia of Nassau weds Dom Emanuel of Portugal
Dec 18 On this day in history barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67
Dec 21 In the year 1597 petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76
Dec 23 Martin Opitz, Germany, poet "Father of Modern German Poetry" in the year 1597.