Historical Events In 1626
Sunday, 21 April 2019
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 on this day in history.
Jan 25 In the year 1626 john van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter
Feb 06 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle in the year 1626.
Feb 20 John Dowland, composer, dies on this day in history.
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 On this day in history francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer in the year 1626.
Apr 13 Aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised on this day in history.
Apr 25 On this day in history battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld
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 in the year 1626.
May 04 Peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands in the year 1626.
May 06 On this day in history dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets
May 06 On this day in history 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 William II, prince of Orange/stadholder on this day in history.
Jun 15 King Charles I disbands English parliament in the year 1626.
Jul 05 In the year 1626 battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated
Jul 05 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle on this day in history.
Jul 25 Geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1626 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 Daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends
Oct 04 In the year 1626 richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)
Oct 05 On this day in history johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 John Ferrabosco, composer in the year 1626.