Historical Events In 1616
Wednesday, 22 September 2021
Jan 05 Samuel de Champlain c1570-1635 sets off to visit Petun (Tobacco) Nation, south of Nottawasaga Bay, with Father Le Caron in the year 1616.
Jan 06 Philip Henslowe, English theatrical entrepreneur (bc. 1550) on this day in history.
Jan 13 Antoinette Bourignon, Flemish mystic/French religious fanatic on this day in history.
Jan 24 On this day in history jacques Le Maire discovers Street Lemaire/Cape Receiver
Jan 30 In the year 1616 william Sancroft, Archbishop (Canterbury)
Feb 12 John Drusius, of Driesschen, Flemish Hebraist, dies at 65 on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history jacques de Saint-Luc, composer
Feb 26 On this day in history spanish Inquisition delivers injunction to Galileo
Feb 28 Kaspar Forster, composer in the year 1616.
Mar 05 Copernicus' "de Revolutionibus" placed on Catholic Forbidden index on this day in history.
Mar 06 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
Mar 06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1616 walter Raleigh released from Tower of London to seek gold in Guyana
Mar 26 Bristol England William Baffin c1584-1622 leaves on 5th voyage on 'Discovery'; will pass Greenland coast and sail north another 480 km in the year 1616.
Mar 29 In the year 1616 johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer
Apr 23 In the year 1616 miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Spanish writer (Don Quixote), dies at 69
Apr 23 On this day in history netherlands buys De Briel/Vlissingen/Fort Rammekens from England
Apr 30 English King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen in the year 1616.
May 03 Treaty of Loudun kills French civil war on this day in history.
May 19 On this day in history johann Jacob Froberger, German singer/organist/composer
Jun 12 Cornelis F Schuyt, Dutch organist/composer (Madrigalen), dies in the year 1616.
Jul 11 In the year 1616 samuel de Champlain returns to Quebec.
Jul 20 In the year 1616 hugh O'Neill, 3rd Earl of Tyrone, Irish soldier
Jul 25 Andreas Libavius, German alchemist, dies on this day in history.
Aug 07 On this day in history vincenzo Scamozzi, Ital architect (Procurazie Nuove, Venice), dies
Aug 08 Cornelis Ketel, Dutch portrait painter/poet, buried at 68 in the year 1616.
Aug 26 Johan van de Veeken, merchant/co-founder (VOC), dies at 66 in the year 1616.
Aug 31 Gemignano Capilupi, composer, dies at 43 on this day in history.
Sep 01 On this day in history new England epidemic in Southern New England, especially the Wampanoag people killing 30-90% of population people
Sep 15 The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy in the year 1616.
Oct 02 In the year 1616 a Gryphius, writer
Oct 10 In the year 1616 maria van Nassau, countess of Buren, dies at 60
Oct 25 In the year 1616 vOC-ship "The Eendracht" discovers Dirk-Hartogeiland, Australia
Nov 19 On this day in history eustache Le Sueur, French painter