Historical Events In 1626
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
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 Huguenot rebels & French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.
Feb 06 Huguenot rebels & the French sign Peace of La Rochelle on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1626 francis Bacon, Viscount St Albans, statesman, dies
Apr 12 In the year 1626 paul Hainlein, composer
Apr 13 Aert Jansz van Nes, Lt-admiral, baptised on this day in history.
Apr 25 In the year 1626 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 on this day in history.
May 04 In the year 1626 peter Minuit becomes director-general of New Netherlands
May 06 In the year 1626 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 in the year 1626.
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 On this day in history king Charles I disbands English parliament
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 On this day in history geeraerdt Brandt, Dutch theologist/poet/historian
Jul 30 Earthquake hits Naples; 10,000 die in the year 1626.
Aug 01 On this day in history earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
Aug 12 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1626 daniel Elsevier, book publisher/publisher
Aug 27 In the year 1626 battle at Lutter: Catholic League beats Danish king Christian IV
Sep 26 In the year 1626 lancelot Andrewes, English theologist/bishop of Winchester, dies at 71
Sep 30 Battle between king Bethlen Gabor & earl Mansfeld-Wallenstein ends on this day in history.
Oct 04 On this day in history richard Cromwell, lord protector of England (1658-59)
Oct 05 Johann Schop, composer in the year 1626.
Oct 09 John Ferrabosco, composer on this day in history.