Historical Events In 1617
Sunday, 29 March 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1617 hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies
Jan 17 In the year 1617 pieter C Bockenberg, Dutch historian, dies at 68
Feb 04 On this day in history louis Elsevier, Dutch publisher, dies at about 76
Feb 06 In the year 1617 prosper Alpinus, Italian physician/botanist, dies at 63
Feb 09 Hans Christoph Haiden, composer, dies at 44 in the year 1617.
Mar 04 Arcangelo Crivelli, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Apr 04 In the year 1617 john Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies
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 In the year 1617 elias Ashmole, antiquary
Jun 28 Johan Evertsen de Captain, Swiss admiral, dies in battle in the year 1617.
Aug 08 On this day in history 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) in the year 1617.
Aug 23 First one-way streets established (London) on this day in history.
Sep 27 In the year 1617 johan Earnest count of Nassau-Siegen, dies
Oct 02 On this day in history isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies
Oct 09 Peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye) in the year 1617.
Oct 11 In the year 1617 franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62
Oct 31 Laurens Reael resigns as governor-general of East-Indies on this day in history.
Nov 10 Barnabe Rich, English soldier and writer in the year 1617.
Nov 22 Ahmed I, 14th sultan of Turkey (1603-17), dies in the year 1617.
Dec 16 Spanish viceroy Hernando Arias de Saavedra founds provinces Rio de la Plata (Argentina)/Guaira (Paraguay) in the year 1617.