Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 19 September 2018
Jan 01 On this day in history cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 John Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62 in the year 1626.
Jan 25 In the year 1626 john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 20 In the year 1626 john Dowland, composer, dies
Feb 27 In the year 1626 yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci.
Feb 28 On this day in history cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
Apr 05 On this day in history jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 On this day in history francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
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 On this day in history battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld
May 04 On this day in history dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island
May 04 Indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons in the year 1626.
May 04 On this day in history peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands
May 06 On this day in history dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets
May 06 In the year 1626 dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets
May 24 In the year 1626 peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24
May 27 In the year 1626 william II, prince of Orange/stadholder
Jun 15 In the year 1626 king Charles I disbands English parliament
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
Jul 25 On this day in history geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
Jul 30 In the year 1626 earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die
Aug 01 In the year 1626 earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
Aug 12 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 On this day in history daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Oct 04 Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59) on this day in history.
Oct 05 On this day in history johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 John Ferrabosco, composer in the year 1626.