Historical Events In 1617
Thursday, 22 August 2019
Jan 01 Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1617 pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68
Feb 04 Louis Elsevier, Dutch publisher, dies at about 76 in the year 1617.
Feb 06 On this day in history prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63
Feb 09 Hans Christoph Haiden, composer, dies at 44 in the year 1617.
Mar 04 On this day in history arcangelo Crivelli, composer, dies at 70
Mar 09 Sweden & Russia sign Peace of Stolbowa on this day in history.
Mar 20 On this day in history franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50
Apr 03 In the year 1617 antimo Liberati, composer
Apr 04 John Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies on this day in history.
Apr 24 Carlo Concino, French marquis of Ancre/state advisor, murdered in the year 1617.
May 07 David Fabricius, German astronomer, dies at 53 in the year 1617.
May 23 Elias Ashmole, antiquary on this day in history.
Jun 28 Johan Evertsen de Captain, Swiss admiral, dies in battle on this day in history.
Aug 08 Adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary) in the year 1617.
Aug 13 Johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist in the year 1617.
Aug 23 On this day in history 1st one-way streets open (London)
Aug 23 First one-way streets established (London) in the year 1617.
Sep 27 In the year 1617 johan Earnest count of Nassau-Siegen, dies
Oct 02 In the year 1617 isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies
Oct 09 Peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye) on this day in history.
Oct 11 On this day in history franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62
Oct 31 In the year 1617 laurens Reael resigns as governor-general of East-Indies
Nov 10 In the year 1617 barnabe Rich, English soldier and writer
Nov 22 On this day in history ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17), dies
Dec 16 Spanish viceroy Hernando Arias de Saavedra founds provinces Rio de la Plata (Argentina)/Guaira (Paraguay) on this day in history.