Historical Events In 1612
Friday, 19 July 2019
Jan 04 In the year 1612 henry L Spieghel, Dutch merchant/writer, dies at 62
Jan 07 In the year 1612 paul de La Pierre, composer
Jan 17 In the year 1612 thomas Fairfax, Lord Fairfax, English Parliamentary general
Jan 20 On this day in history rudolf II von Habsburg, emperor of Germany (1576-1612), dies at 59
Jan 27 Maarten van Valckenborch, Flemish painter, buried at about 77 in the year 1612.
Jan 28 Thomas Bodley, diplomat/founder (Bodleian Library), dies in the year 1612.
Jan 31 In the year 1612 hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia
Feb 06 On this day in history antoine Arnauld, [Grand Arnauld], French lawyer/theologist
Feb 06 Christopher Clavius, calendar reformer, dies (birth date unknown) in the year 1612.
Feb 07 In the year 1612 thomas Killigrew, English humorist/playwright/leader (King's Men)
Feb 08 In the year 1612 samuel Butler, England, poet/satirist (Hudibras) (baptized)
Feb 17 In the year 1612 ernst of Bayern, prince/bishop of Luik/archbish Cologne, dies at 57
Mar 14 In the year 1612 philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74
Apr 13 Sasaki Kojirō, Japanese samurai in the year 1612.
Apr 18 In the year 1612 emanuel Van Meteren, merchant/historian, dies
May 24 Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury/PM (1598-1612), dies at 48 on this day in history.
Jun 08 Hans Leo Hassler, composer, dies at 49 on this day in history.
Jun 13 Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay, dies at 51 on this day in history.
Jun 13 Karel van Croij, prince of Chimay/Duke of Aarschot on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1612 justus G Schottel, [Schottelius], German poet
Jul 27 Murad IV, sultan of Turkey (1623-40)/conquered Baghdad on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1612 ottavio M Frangipani, Pope elect, dies
Aug 12 In the year 1612 giovanni Gabrieli, Italian composer (Madrigali), dies at about 60
Aug 29 On this day in history battle at Surat India: English fleet beats Portuguese
Sep 25 In the year 1612 mark Zuesius Boxhorn, Dutch historian
Sep 27 On this day in history piotr Skarga, Polish theology/PM (Sanctity of Life), dies at 76
Sep 28 In the year 1612 michel Anguier, French sculptor
Sep 30 On this day in history ercole Bottrigari, composer, dies at 81
Oct 07 In the year 1612 menso Alting, Dutch reformed vicar/theologist, dies at 70
Oct 28 On this day in history robert Dowland appointed court luitist of King James I
Nov 01 In the year 1612 (22 October O.S.) Time of Troubles in Russia: Moscow, Kitai-gorod, is captured by Russian troops under command of Dmitry Pozharsky
Dec 15 In the year 1612 simon Marius, is 1st to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope
Dec 15 In the year 1612 simon Marius, is first to observe Andromeda galaxy through a telescope