Historical Events In 1611
Tuesday, 26 October 2021
Jan 07 James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) in the year 1611.
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 on this day in history.
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 George Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury in the year 1611.
Apr 01 In the year 1611 gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72
Apr 09 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer on this day in history.
Apr 14 Word "telescope" is 1st used (Prince Federico Cesi) in the year 1611.
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 On this day in history innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89)
May 23 On this day in history matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia
Jun 01 Felician Schwab, composer in the year 1611.
Jun 13 On this day in history john Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication
Jun 22 Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers in the year 1611.
Jun 22 Henry Hudson &son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history pablo Bruna, composer
Jun 23 Henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again in the year 1611.
Aug 09 Henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth on this day in history.
Aug 11 In the year 1611 emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
Aug 27 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies on this day in history.
Oct 11 Hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome in the year 1611.
Oct 18 In the year 1611 valentin Strobel, composer
Oct 30 In the year 1611 gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden
Oct 30 Karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies in the year 1611.
Nov 01 In the year 1611 shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented on this day in history.
Nov 03 Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill) on this day in history.