Historical Events In 1611
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
Jan 07 On this day in history james Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans)
Jan 26 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 in the year 1611.
Jan 28 In the year 1611 johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger)
Feb 08 In the year 1611 jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies
Feb 19 In the year 1611 andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71)
Mar 04 In the year 1611 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 In the year 1611 word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi)
Apr 28 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 on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history carlo Rainaldi, composer
May 19 Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) on this day in history.
May 23 Matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia in the year 1611.
Jun 01 In the year 1611 felician Schwab, composer
Jun 13 John Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication on this day in history.
Jun 22 Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers in the year 1611.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 11 Emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia in the year 1611.
Aug 27 On this day in history tomĂ©s L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies
Oct 11 In the year 1611 hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome
Oct 18 On this day in history valentin Strobel, composer
Oct 30 On this day in history gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden
Oct 30 On this day in history karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented on this day in history.
Nov 01 On this day in history shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented
Nov 03 On this day in history henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill)