Historical Events In 1616
Friday, 22 March 2019
Jan 05 On this day in history samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron.
Jan 06 On this day in history philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550)
Jan 13 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
Jan 24 Jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver in the year 1616.
Jan 30 On this day in history william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 In the year 1616 john Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65
Feb 19 In the year 1616 jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
Feb 26 In the year 1616 spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 On this day in history kaspar Forster, composer
Mar 05 In the year 1616 copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index
Mar 06 On this day in history francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
Mar 06 On this day in history malachias Siebenhaar, composer
Mar 20 Walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana in the year 1616.
Mar 26 Bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km on this day in history.
Mar 29 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer on this day in history.
Apr 23 On this day in history miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69
Apr 23 In the year 1616 netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England
Apr 30 On this day in history english King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen
May 03 In the year 1616 treaty of Loudun kills French civil war
May 19 Johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer in the year 1616.
Jun 12 Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies in the year 1616.
Jul 11 On this day in history samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec.
Jul 20 Hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier in the year 1616.
Jul 25 Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies in the year 1616.
Aug 07 Vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies on this day in history.
Aug 08 Cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68 on this day in history.
Aug 26 Johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66 in the year 1616.
Aug 31 On this day in history gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43
Sep 15 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy on this day in history.
Oct 02 A Gryphius, writer on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1616 maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60
Oct 25 On this day in history vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 Eustache Le Sueur, French painter on this day in history.
Nov 20 Bishop Richelieu becomes French minister of Foreign affairs/War in the year 1616.