Historical Events In 1611
Wednesday, 19 June 2019
Jan 07 In the year 1611 james Harrington, England, political author (Commonwealth of Oceans)
Jan 26 In the year 1611 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 In the year 1611 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 In the year 1611 george Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury
Apr 01 In the year 1611 gillis van Valkenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 72
Apr 09 Giacomo Maria Predieri, composer in the year 1611.
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 in the year 1611.
May 04 Carlo Rainaldi, composer on this day in history.
May 19 Innocent XI, [Benedetto Odescalchi], Italy, 240th Pope (1676-89) in the year 1611.
May 23 Matthias von Habsburg chosen king of Bohemia in the year 1611.
Jun 01 Felician Schwab, composer in the year 1611.
Jun 13 In the year 1611 john Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication
Jun 22 Henry Hudson & son set adrift in Hudson Bay by mutineers on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 11 Hugues de Lionne, Marquess de Berry, French ambassador to Rome on this day in history.
Oct 18 Valentin Strobel, composer on this day in history.
Oct 30 In the year 1611 gustaaf II Adolf (17) becomes king of Sweden
Oct 30 Karl IX, King of Sweden (1604-11), dies on this day in history.
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "Tempest" 1st presented on this day in history.
Nov 01 Shakespeare's romantic comedy "The Tempest" is presented in the year 1611.
Nov 03 Henry Ireton, English general/MP (Edgehill) in the year 1611.