Historical Events In 1618
Friday, 14 August 2020
Jan 01 BartolomĂ© Esteban Murillo, Spain, Baroque artist [baptized] on this day in history.
Jan 04 In France, Samuel de Champlain receives the dowry of his wife Helene Boulle in the year 1618.
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 in the year 1618.
Mar 23 On this day in history james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician
Apr 02 Francesco M Grimaldi, mathematician/physicist (light defraction) in the year 1618.
May 10 In the year 1618 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 On this day in history johannes Kepler discovers harmonics law
May 23 On this day in history 2nd Defenestration of Prague; beginning of 30 Years War
May 23 2nd Defenestration of Prague; the beginning of the 30 Years War in the year 1618.
May 23 On this day in history imperial civil servants thrown out a window of Prague Castle
May 23 In the year 1618 the Thirty Years War begins
Jul 16 On this day in history capt John Gilbert patents 1st dredger in Britain
Jul 30 In the year 1618 prince Maurits' troops pull into Utrecht
Aug 23 On this day in history gerbrant A Bredero, poet/playwright (Moortje), dies at 33
Sep 04 In the year 1618 "Rodi" avalanche destroys Plurs Switzerland, 1,500 killed
Sep 09 In the year 1618 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 on this day in history.
Oct 29 English adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England in the year 1618.
Oct 29 Sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1618 walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason
Nov 01 Johannes Flittner, composer on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1618 aurangzeb, [Alamgir], Emperor of India (1658-1707)
Dec 10 Giulio Caccini, Italian composer on this day in history.
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.