Historical Events In 1597
Monday, 29 May 2023
Feb 02 On this day in history lucas van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 61
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 in the year 1597.
Feb 15 On this day in history pieter J Kies, Dutch mayor of Haarlem (1572-73), dies at about 66
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 in the year 1597.
Mar 11 Land guardian Albrecht occupies Amiens on France on this day in history.
Mar 12 On this day in history england routes troops to Amiens
Apr 23 William Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor is first performed, with Queen Elizabeth I of England in attendance in the year 1597.
May 20 In the year 1597 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 Jose de Anchieta, Spanish jesuit/missionary, dies on this day in history.
Jun 09 Pieter J Saenredam, architecture painter in the year 1597.
Jun 14 At 4:30 AM Willem Barents leaves Novaya Zemlya for Netherlands in the year 1597.
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 Franciscus Raphelengius [French of Ravelingen], Neth publisher, dies in the year 1597.
Jul 22 On this day in history virgilio Mazzocchi, composer
Jul 31 In the year 1597 sebastian Stosskopf, Elzassisch painter, baptized
Aug 11 Germany throws out English sales people in the year 1597.
Aug 14 On this day in history cornelis de Houtmans fleet is 1st Dutch visit to Java
Aug 20 On this day in history 1st Dutch East India Company ships returned from Far East
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 In the year 1597 earl Mauritius occupies Breevoort
Nov 07 In the year 1597 emilia of Nassau weds Dom Emanuel of Portugal
Dec 18 In the year 1597 barbara Blomberg, German mistress of emperor Karel, dies at 67
Dec 21 Petrus Canisius, Dutch jesuit/saint, dies at 76 on this day in history.
Dec 23 Martin Opitz, Germany, poet "Father of Modern German Poetry" on this day in history.