Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1626 cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68
Jan 21 In the year 1626 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 In the year 1626 huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle
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 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 Jan van Kessel, Flemish painter on this day in history.
Apr 09 Francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies in the year 1626.
Apr 12 Paul Hainlein, composer on this day in history.
Apr 13 Aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised in the year 1626.
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 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 in the year 1626.
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 Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle in the year 1626.
Jul 25 In the year 1626 geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
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 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer in the year 1626.
Aug 14 Daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher on this day in history.
Aug 27 In the year 1626 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 on this day in history.
Oct 04 Richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59) on this day in history.
Oct 05 Johann Schop, composer in the year 1626.
Oct 09 John Ferrabosco, composer on this day in history.