Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1626 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 John van de Cappelle, Amsterdam, landscape painter on this day in history.
Feb 06 On this day in history huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 06 On this day in history huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle
Feb 20 John Dowland, composer, dies in the year 1626.
Feb 27 Yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci in the year 1626.
Feb 28 In the year 1626 cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51
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 In the year 1626 paul Hainlein, composer
Apr 13 In the year 1626 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 Dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island in the year 1626.
May 04 In the year 1626 indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons
May 04 On this day in history peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands
May 06 Dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets on this day in history.
May 06 Dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets in the year 1626.
May 24 Peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24 on this day in history.
May 27 In the year 1626 william II, prince of Orange/stadholder
Jun 15 King Charles I disbands English parliament on this day in history.
Jul 05 Battle at Lenz: Rebel Austrian Boers defeated on this day in history.
Jul 05 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1626 geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
Jul 30 On this day in history earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die
Aug 01 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 On this day in history daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 Battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV in the year 1626.
Sep 26 Lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71 in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history johann Schop, composer
Oct 09 John Ferrabosco, composer in the year 1626.