Historical Events In 1618
Thursday, 24 June 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1618 bartolomé Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized]
Jan 04 In France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle on this day in history.
Jan 07 In the year 1618 francis Bacon becomes English lord chancellor
Jan 14 Jan Six, Dutch mayor of Amsterdam in the year 1618.
Feb 28 Filips Willem, Prince of Orange, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 23 In the year 1618 james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician
Apr 02 In the year 1618 francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction)
May 10 On this day in history haeuik Claezoon Van Hillegom, captain of the Dutch ship Zeewolf, records that he has sighted the coast of what is later to be named Australia.
May 15 Johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law in the year 1618.
May 23 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War on this day in history.
May 23 In the year 1618 2nd Defenestration of Prague; the beginning of the 30 Years War
May 23 Imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle on this day in history.
May 23 The Thirty Years War begins on this day in history.
Jul 16 Capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain in the year 1618.
Jul 30 Prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht on this day in history.
Aug 23 Gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33 in the year 1618.
Sep 04 In the year 1618 "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Sep 09 On this day in history joan Cererols, composer
Sep 28 On this day in history gilles van Ledenberg, sec of Utrecht States (1588-1618), suicide at 68
Oct 06 Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer in the year 1618.
Oct 29 On this day in history english adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England.
Oct 29 On this day in history sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I.
Oct 29 On this day in history walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason
Nov 01 Johannes Flittner, composer on this day in history.
Nov 03 Aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707) on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1618 giulio Caccini, Italian composer
Dec 11 On this day in history russia & Poland signs Peace treaty of Dailino
Dec 26 Elisabeth, Paltsgravin of Rhine/abbess on this day in history.