Historical Events In 1617
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jan 01 Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch painter/cartoonist/engraver, dies on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history 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 Arcangelo Crivelli, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1617 sweden & Russia sign Peace of Stolbowa
Mar 20 In the year 1617 franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50
Apr 03 On this day in history antimo Liberati, composer
Apr 04 John Napier, Scottish mathematician/inventor (logarithms), dies in the year 1617.
Apr 24 On this day in history carlo Concino, French marquis of Ancre/state advisor, murdered
May 07 David Fabricius, German astronomer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1617 elias Ashmole, antiquary
Jun 28 Johan Evertsen de Captain, Swiss admiral, dies in battle on this day in history.
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) in the year 1617.
Aug 23 On this day in history first one-way streets established (London)
Sep 27 Johan Earnest count of Nassau-Siegen, dies on this day in history.
Oct 02 In the year 1617 isaac Oliver, miniature painter, dies
Oct 09 In the year 1617 peace of Pavia (Spain & Savoye)
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) in the year 1617.