Historical Events In 1626
Monday, 11 December 2023
Jan 01 Cornelis Pieterse Hoft, Amsterdam merchant/regent, dies at 68 in the year 1626.
Jan 21 On this day in history john Dowland, English composer (In Darkness We Dwell), dies at 62
Jan 25 On this day in history 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 Yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong, after he led the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci on this day in history.
Feb 28 Cyril Tourneur, English poet/dramatist, dies at about 51 in the year 1626.
Apr 05 In the year 1626 jan van Kessel, Flemish painter
Apr 09 In the year 1626 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
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 Battle at the Dessauer bridge: Monarch Albrecht von Wallenstein beats Earl of Mansfeld in the year 1626.
May 04 Dutch exlorer Peter Minuit lands on what is now Manhattan Island on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1626 indians sell Manhattan Island for $24 in cloth &buttons
May 04 In the year 1626 peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands
May 06 Dutch colonist Paul Minuit buys Manhattan for $24 in trinkets in the year 1626.
May 06 In the year 1626 dutch colonist Peter Minuit buys Manhattan Island from local Indians for 60 guilders worth of trinkets
May 24 Peter Minuet buys Manhattan from Indians for trinkets, valued at $24 in the year 1626.
May 27 In the year 1626 william II, prince of Orange/stadholder
Jun 15 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
Aug 12 In the year 1626 giovanni Legrenzi, composer
Aug 14 In the year 1626 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 in the year 1626.
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 on this day in history.