Historical Events In 1611
Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Jan 07 James Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans) in the year 1611.
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 In the year 1611 johannes Hevelius, Danzig, astronomer (star cataloger)
Feb 08 On this day in history jan H Van Linschoten, traveller/writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies
Feb 19 Andries de Graeff, mayor of Amsterdam (1657..71) in the year 1611.
Mar 04 George Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
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 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 in the year 1611.
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 In the year 1611 matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia
Jun 01 Felician Schwab, composer in the year 1611.
Jun 13 John Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication in the year 1611.
Jun 22 Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on this day in history.
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 Henry Hudson set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on his ship Discovery & never seen again on this day in history.
Aug 09 Henry earl of Nassau-Siegen, colonel/governor of Hulst Neth in the year 1611.
Aug 11 In the year 1611 emperor Rudolf forces out king of Bohemia
Aug 27 Tomés L de Victoria, Spanish composer/singer/organist, dies in the year 1611.
Oct 11 In the year 1611 hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome
Oct 18 Valentin Strobel, composer in the year 1611.
Oct 30 In the year 1611 gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden
Oct 30 In the year 1611 karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies
Nov 01 On this day in history shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented in the year 1611.
Nov 03 In the year 1611 henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill)