Historical Events In 1611
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Jan 07 On this day in history james Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans)
Jan 26 On this day in history madame de Poutrincourt leaves Dieppe, France with Jesuits Pierre Biard and Enémond Masse and her son, Charles Biencourt; first titled lady, first Jesuits in Canada
Jan 28 Johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger) on this day in history.
Feb 08 Jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies in the year 1611.
Feb 19 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) in the year 1611.
Mar 04 On this day in history george Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury
Apr 01 Gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72 on this day in history.
Apr 09 On this day in history giacomo Maria Predieri, composer
Apr 14 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) on this day in history.
Apr 28 In the year 1611 establishment of the Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas, The Catholic University of the Philippines, the oldest existing university in Asia and the largest Catholic university in the world.
May 04 Carlo Rainaldi, composer on this day in history.
May 19 In the year 1611 innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89)
May 23 Matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia in the year 1611.
Jun 01 Felician Schwab, composer on this day in history.
Jun 13 John Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication in the year 1611.
Jun 22 On this day in history henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
Jun 22 In the year 1611 henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers
Jun 22 On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer
Jun 23 In the year 1611 henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again
Aug 09 Henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth in the year 1611.
Aug 11 On this day in history emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
Aug 27 In the year 1611 tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
Oct 11 On this day in history hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome
Oct 18 Valentin Strobel, composer in the year 1611.
Oct 30 Gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1611 karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented in the year 1611.
Nov 01 In the year 1611 shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented
Nov 03 Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill) in the year 1611.