Zie: Wikipedia.
Gebeurtenissen:

Geboren:
Albert Cuyp, kunstschilder.

Gedoopt:
Abraham van den Houte.

Overleden:
Simon Stevin, Nederlands wiskundige en waterbouwkundig ingenieur.
Alexander Anderson, Schots wiskundige.


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See: Wikipedia.
Events:
September 6 - English emigrants on the Mayflower depart from Plymouth,
England for the future New England and arrive at the end of the year. The
Mayflower Compact is signed on November 11.
November 8 - The Battle of White Mountain.
Two officers of the British East India Company attempt to claim the Table
Mountain region (in present-day South Africa) for England, but fail.

Births:
February 16 - Friedrich Wilhelm, the "Great Elector" of Brandenburg,
Duke of Prussia (+ 1688).

Baptized:
Abraham van den Houte.

Deaths:
March 1 - Thomas Campion, poet and composer.


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