Historical Events In 1626
Saturday, 23 October 2021
Jan 01 In the year 1626 cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 On this day in history john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
Jan 25 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter in the year 1626.
Feb 06 On this day in history huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1626 john Dowland, composer, dies
Feb 27 On this day in history yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci.
Feb 28 Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 on this day in history.
Apr 05 In the year 1626 jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies on this day in history.
Apr 12 On this day in history paul Hainlein, composer
Apr 13 On this day in history aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised
Apr 25 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld in the year 1626.
May 04 In the year 1626 dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island
May 04 Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons on this day in history.
May 04 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands on this day in history.
May 06 On this day in history dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets
May 06 Dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24
May 27 William II, prince of Orange/stadholder on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1626 king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated in the year 1626.
Jul 05 On this day in history stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian in the year 1626.
Jul 30 On this day in history earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die
Aug 01 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal in the year 1626.
Aug 12 In the year 1626 giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 In the year 1626 daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 On this day in history battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
Sep 26 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends in the year 1626.
Oct 04 In the year 1626 richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)
Oct 05 In the year 1626 johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 On this day in history john Ferrabosco, composer