Historical Events In 1617
Thursday, 21 February 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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1617 franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50
Apr 03 Antimo Liberati, composer in the year 1617.
Apr 04 In the year 1617 john Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies
Apr 24 Carlo Concino, French marquis of Ancre/state advisor, murdered on this day in history.
May 07 In the year 1617 david Fabricius, German astronomer, dies at 53
May 23 Elias Ashmole, antiquary in the year 1617.
Jun 28 On this day in history johan Evertsen de Captain, Swiss admiral, dies in battle
Aug 08 In the year 1617 adriaan W "Joris" van Geel, Flemish missionary (Bantu Dictionary)
Aug 13 On this day in history johann A Quenstedt, German Lutherian theologist
Aug 23 1st one-way streets open (London) on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history first one-way streets established (London)
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 In the year 1617 peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye)
Oct 11 Franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62 in the year 1617.
Oct 31 In the year 1617 laurens Reael resigns as governor-general of East-Indies
Nov 10 On this day in history barnabe Rich, English soldier and writer
Nov 22 In the year 1617 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.