Historical Events In 1597
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
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 Pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66 in the year 1597.
Feb 24 On this day in history flemish painter Frederick of Valckenborch becomes porter of Frankfurt-on-Main
Mar 10 Petrus Forestus, Dutch physician (Willem of Orange), dies on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1597 land guardian Albrecht occupies Amiens on France
Mar 12 On this day in history england routes troops to Amiens
Apr 23 In the year 1597 william Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor is first performed, with Queen Elizabeth I of England in attendance.
May 20 On this day in history matthijs Heldt, dies in battle
Jun 02 Diederik Sonoy, German/Neth governor of Northern quarter, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jun 09 On this day in history jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies
Jun 09 In the year 1597 pieter J Saenredam, architecture painter
Jun 14 In the year 1597 at 4:30 AM Willem Barents leaves Novaya Zemlya for Netherlands
Jun 20 In the year 1597 willem Barents, explorer (discovered Spitsbergen & Bereneil), dies
Jun 24 Cornelis de Houtman's fleet reaches Bantam, West Java on this day in history.
Jul 20 On this day in history franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies
Jul 22 Virgilio Mazzocchi, composer on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1597 sebastian Stosskopf, Elzassisch painter, baptized
Aug 11 In the year 1597 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 on this day in history.
Sep 16 On this day in history french troops chase away Albrecht of Austria
Sep 25 In the year 1597 amiens surrenders to French King Henri IV
Oct 09 Earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort on this day in history.
Nov 07 Emilia of Nassau weds Dom Emanuel of Portugal on this day in history.
Dec 18 Barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Dec 21 On this day in history petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76
Dec 23 Martin Opitz, Germany, poet "Father of Modern German Poetry" in the year 1597.