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Years: 1599 1600 1601 1602 1603 1604 1605
Decades: 1570s 1580s 1590s 1600s 1610s 1620s 1630s
Centuries: 16th Century - 17th century - 18th century
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Science - State leaders - Literature - Music

This page is about the year. For the homonymous comic-book, see 1602 (comic) Events Swedish King Sigismund III Vasa is replaced by his brother Charles IX of Sweden. ... // Events January January 1 - Scotland adopts January 1st as being New Years Day February February 17 - Giordano Bruno burned at the stake for heresy in Rome July July 2 - Battle of Nieuwpoort: Dutch forces under Maurice of Nassau defeat Spanish forces under Archduke Albert in a battle on the... Bold textItalic textLink titlelink title // Headline text Media:Example. ... King James I of England/VII of Scotland, the first monarch to rule the Kingdoms of England and Scotland at the same time Events March 24 - Elizabeth I of England dies and is succeeded by her cousin King James I of Scotland, uniting the crowns of Scotland and England April... Events January 14 – Hampton Court conference with James I of England, the Anglican bishops and representatives of Puritans September 20 – Capture of Ostend by Spanish forces under Ambrosio Spinola after a three year siege. ... Events April 13 - Tsar Boris Godunow dies - Feodor II accedes to the throne May 16 - Paul V becomes Pope June 1 - Russian troops in Moscow imprison Feodor II and his mother. ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Significant Events and Trends Transition from the Muromachi to the Azuchi-Momoyama period in Japan Categories: 1570s ... Events and Trends The beginnings of the Golden Age of Literature in England Sir Humphrey Gilbert claims Newfoundland as Englands first overseas colony in 1583 Francis Drake had come back from going around the world, bringing back with him many treasures. ... Events 1590 March 14 - Battle of Ivry - Henry IV of France again defeats the forces of the Catholic League under the Duc de Mayenne. ... Categories: 1600s ... Events and Trends Start of the Golden Age of the Netherlands. ... Events and Trends Permanent Dutch settlement of New York Bay and the Hudson River. ... Events and Trends Thirty Years War in full swing in Europe September 8, 1636 - A vote of the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony establishes Harvard College as the first college founded in the Americas. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (15th century - 16th century - 17th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 16th century was that century which lasted from 1501 to 1600. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... The year 1602 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed below. ... 1601 state leaders - Events of 1602 - 1603 state leaders - State leaders by year Asia China (Ming Dynasty) - Wanli, Emperor of China (1573-1620) Japan Monarch - Go-Yozei, Emperor of Japan (1586-1611) de facto - Tokugawa Ieyasu (1600-1603) Korea (Joseon Dynasty) - Seonjo, King of Joseon (1567-1608) Mughal Empire - Akbar... (Redirected from 1602 in literature) See also: 16th century in literature, other events of the 17th century, 1700 in literature, list of years in literature. ... Births February 14 - Francesco Cavalli, Italian composer Categories: Stub | 1602 | Years in music ... Cover to 1602 #8, featuring Rojhaz, Virginia Dare, and Sir Nicholas Fury. ...


Events

  • Ben Jonson writes Poetaster
  • William Shakespeare writes The Merry Wives of Windsor
  • Persia and Spain conclude a defensive alliance and declare war on the Ottoman Empire
  • In Praque, Florian Mathias performs the first successful bowel surgery – removes a dagger from stomach
  • Jesuit missionary Jeronimo de Angeluin arrives in Japan
  • A private trading company is established in Copenhagen, with the monopoly on the trade with Iceland.

February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Candlemas is the last festival in the Christian year that is dated by reference to Christmas; subsequent holidays are calculated with reference to Easter, so Candlemas marks the end of the Christmas and Epiphany season. ... March 20 is the 79th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (80th in Leap years). ... Dutch colonial possessions, with the Dutch East India Company possessions marked in a paler green, surrounding the Indian Ocean plus Saint Helena in the mid-Atlantic. ... The Estates-General (Staten-Generaal) is the parliament of the Netherlands. ... May 15 is the 135th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (136th in leap years). ... Bartholomew Gosnold (1572 - August 22, 1607) was an English lawyer and explorer. ... Cape Cod and the Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastline Cape Cod and Cape Cod Bay from space, April 1997. ... June is the sixth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with a length of 30 days The month is named after the Roman goddess Juno, wife of Jupiter and equivalent to the Greek goddess Hera. ... James Lancaster (1554(?)–May 1618) was an English navigator, statesman, and pioneers of the British Indian trade and empire. ... The British East India Company, sometimes referred to as John Company, was a joint-stock company of investors, which was granted a Royal Charter by Elizabeth I on December 31, 1600, with the intent to favour trade privileges in India. ... Aceh (pronounced Ah-chay) is a special territory (daerah istimewa, or special area) of Indonesia, located on the northern tip of the island of Sumatra. ... Sumatra (also spelled Sumatara and Sumatera) is the sixth largest island of the world (approximately 470,000 km²) and is the largest part of Indonesia. ... A Spanish galleon A galleon was a large, multi-decked sailing ship used primarily by the nations of Europe from the 16th to 18th centuries. ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... Entrance to the Library, with the coats-of-arms of several Oxford colleges Oxford University Libraries Service (OULS) comprises over 30 of the University of Oxfords central and faculty libraries: from the world-famous Bodleian Library, established 400 years ago, to the modern digital library ventures. ... The University of Oxford, located in the city of Oxford in England, is the oldest university in the English-speaking world. ... December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The House of Savoy was a dynasty of nobles who traditionally had their domain in Savoy (a small region between Piedmont, Italy, and France). ... Philip III of Spain Philip III (Spanish: Felipe III) (April 14, 1578 – March 31, 1621) was the king of Spain and Portugal (as Philip II Portuguese: Filipe II), from 1598 until his death. ... Jet dEau in Geneva Geneva (French: Genève) is the second-most populous city in Switzerland, situated where Lake Geneva (known in French as Lac Léman) flows into the Rhône River. ... December 12 is the 346th day (347th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... LEscalade, or Fête de lEscalade (from escalade, the act of scaling defensive walls) is a annual festival held in December in Geneva, Switzerland, celebrating the defeat of the surprise attack by Duke Charles Emmanuel of Savoys troop during the night of 11-12 December 1602. ... Benjamin Jonson (June 11, 1572 – August 6, 1637) was an English Renaissance dramatist, poet and actor. ... Wikipedia does not yet have an article with this exact name. ... Communications in Iran Transportation in Iran Military of Iran Foreign relations of Iran Encyclopedia Iranica List of Iran-related topics Notes and references ^  Iran - The Constitution. ... Imperial motto (Ottoman Turkish) Devlet-i Ebed-müddet (the Eternal State) The Ottoman Empire at the height of its power Official language Ottoman Turkish Capital Bursa (1335 - 1365), Edirne (1365-1453), Ä°stanbul (Constantinople) (1453-1922) Imperial anthem Ottoman imperial anthem Sovereigns Padishah of the Osmanli Dynasty Population ca 40... Copenhagen (Danish: København) is faaaabulous. ... In economics, a monopoly (from the Greek monos, one + polein, to sell) is defined as a persistent market situation where there is only one provider of a kind of product or service. ...

Births

See also Category:1602 births. February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Francesco Cavalli (February 14, 1602 – January 14, 1676), Italian composer, was born at Crema. ... Events January 29 - Feodor III becomes Tsar of Russia First measurement of the speed of light, by Ole Rømer Bacons Rebellion Russo-Turkish Wars commence. ... February 18 is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Count Per Brahe (February 18, 1602 - September 2, 1680) was a Swedish soldier and statesman. ... Events First Portuguese governor was appointed to Macau The Swedish city Karlskrona was founded as the Royal Swedish Navy relocated there. ... March 29 is the 88th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (89th in Leap years). ... John Lightfoot (March 29, 1602 - December 6, 1675) was an English churchman and rabbinical scholar. ... Events January 5 - The Battle of Turckeim June 18 - Battle of Fehrbellin August 10 - King Charles II of England places the foundation stone of the Royal Greenwich Observatory in London - construction begins November 11 - Guru Gobind Singh becomes the Tenth Guru of the Sikhs. ... May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... William Lilly (May 1 (O.S.)/May 11 (N.S.), 1602 - June 9, 1681), was a very well-known English astrologer and occultist during his time. ... Events March 4 - Charles II of England grants a land charter to William Penn for the area that will later become Pennsylvania. ... May 26 is the 146th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (147th in leap years). ... Ex Voto (1662) by Philippe de Champaigne Philippe de Champaigne (26 May 1602 - 12 August 1674) was a Baroque era painter of the French school. ... Events February 19 - England and the Netherlands sign the Treaty of Westminster. ... July 14 is the 195th day (196th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 170 days remaining. ... Jules Cardinal Mazarin, French diplomat and statesman Jules Cardinal Mazarin, born Giulio Raimondo Mazzarino (July 14, 1602, Pescina, Italy – March 9, 1661, Vincennes, France) served as the chief minister of France from 1642, until his death. ... Events January 6 - The fifth monarchy men unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London. ... August 8 is the 220th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (221st in leap years), with 145 days remaining. ... Gilles Personne de Roberval (August 8, 1602 - October 27, 1675), French mathematician, was born at Roberval, near Beauvais, France. ... Events January 5 - The Battle of Turckeim June 18 - Battle of Fehrbellin August 10 - King Charles II of England places the foundation stone of the Royal Greenwich Observatory in London - construction begins November 11 - Guru Gobind Singh becomes the Tenth Guru of the Sikhs. ... August 31 is the 243rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (244th in leap years), with 122 days remaining, as the final day of August. ... Amalia van Solms (31 August 1602 - 8 September 1675), countess of Braunfels, was the wife of Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange. ... Events January 5 - The Battle of Turckeim June 18 - Battle of Fehrbellin August 10 - King Charles II of England places the foundation stone of the Royal Greenwich Observatory in London - construction begins November 11 - Guru Gobind Singh becomes the Tenth Guru of the Sikhs. ... October 12 is the 285th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (286th in leap years). ... William Chillingworth (October 12, 1602 - January, 1644) was a controversial English churchman. ... // Events February to August - Explorer Abel Tasmans second expedition for the Dutch East India Company maps the north coast of Australia. ... November 20 is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Otto von Guericke Otto von Guericke (originally spelled Gericke) (born November 20, 1602 in Magdeburg, Germany, died May 11, 1686 in Hamburg, Germany, both dates according to the Julian calendar, according to the Gregorian calendar they are November 30 and May 21) was a German scientist, inventor, and politician (mayor... Events The League of Augsburg is founded. ... November 22 is the 326th day (327th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Elisabeth of France (November 22, 1602 - October 6, 1644), was the daughter of King Henry IV of France and wife of Philip IV of Spain. ... Philip IV of Spain Philip IV (Spanish: Felipe IV) (April 8, 1605 – September 17, 1665) was the king of Spain, from 1621 until his death, and king of Portugal as Philip III (Portuguese: Filipe III) until 1640. ... // Events February to August - Explorer Abel Tasmans second expedition for the Dutch East India Company maps the north coast of Australia. ... December 7 is the 341st day (342nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Delano family in America was founded by Philippe Delano (de la Noye), a 19-year-old Huguenot Pilgrim who arrived at Plymouth, Massachusetts on November 11, 1621 on the ship Fortune. ... Events March 4 - Charles II of England grants a land charter to William Penn for the area that will later become Pennsylvania. ... December 18 is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Sir Simonds dEwes (December 18th 1602, Milden, Suffolk, England - April 18th 1650) was an antiquary and politician. ... // Events June 23 - Claimant King Charles II of England, Scotland and Ireland arrives in Scotland, the only of the three Kingdoms that has accepted him as ruler. ... Robert Baillie (1602-1662), Scottish divine, was born at Glasgow. ... Events March 18 – Short-timed experiment of the first public buses holding 8 passengers begins in Paris May 3/May 2 - Catherine of Braganza marries Charles II of England – as part of the dowry, Portugal cedes Bombay and Tangier to England May 9 - Samuel Pepys witnessed a Punch and Judy... John Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton (1602 – August 28, 1678) was the fifth and youngest son of Sir Maurice Berkeley. ... Events August 10 - Treaty of Nijmegen ends the Dutch War. ... John Bradshaw (1602-October 31, 1659) was one of the judges to preside over the trial and subsequent death sentence of Charles I of England. ... // Events May 25 - Richard Cromwell resigns as Lord Protector of England following the restoration of the Long Parliament, beginning a second brief period of the republican government called the Commonwealth. ... Caesar, duc de Choiseul (1602 - December 23, 1675), French marshal and diplomatist, generally known for the best part of his life as the marshal du Plessis-Praslin, came of the old French family of Choiseul, which arose in the valley of the Upper Marne in the 10th century and divided... Events January 5 - The Battle of Turckeim June 18 - Battle of Fehrbellin August 10 - King Charles II of England places the foundation stone of the Royal Greenwich Observatory in London - construction begins November 11 - Guru Gobind Singh becomes the Tenth Guru of the Sikhs. ... Owen Feltham (1602?-68) was a religious writer, author of a book entitled Resolves, Divine, Moral, and Political (circa 1620), containing 146 short essays. ... // Events January - The Triple Alliance of 1668 is formed. ... John Greaves (1602 - October 8, 1652), English mathematician and antiquary, was the eldest son of John Greaves, rector of Colemore, near Alresford in Hampshire. ... // Events April 6 - Dutch sailor Jan van Riebeeck establishes a resupply camp for the Dutch East India Company at the Cape of Good Hope, and founded Cape Town. ... Jean-Baptiste Budes, comte de Guébriant (1602 - November 17, 1643), marshal of France, was born at Plessis-Budes, near St Brieuc, of an old Breton family. ... // Events January 21 - Abel Tasman discovers Tonga February 6 - Abel Tasman discovers the Fiji islands. ... William Lawes (1602–1645) was an English composer and musician. ... Edward Montagu, 2nd Earl of Manchester (1602 - May 5, 1671), eldest son of the 1st earl by his first wife, Catherine Spencer, granddaughter of Sir John Spencer of Althorpe, was born in 1602, and was educated at Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge. ... Events May 9 - Thomas Blood, disguised as a clergyman, attempts to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London. ... Henry Marten (1602 - September 9, 1680), English regicide, was the elder son of Sir Henry Marten, and was educated at University College, Oxford. ... Events First Portuguese governor was appointed to Macau The Swedish city Karlskrona was founded as the Royal Swedish Navy relocated there. ... Théodore Moret or Moretus (1602-1667) was a Belgian mathematician. ... Dudley North, 4th Baron North (1602-1677), increased the family fortune by marrying the daughter of Sir Charles Montagu, brother of the 1st earl of Manchester. ... Events First performance of Racines tragedy, Phèdre Sarah Churchill marries John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough Battle of Cassel, Philippe I of Orléans defeats William of Orange Mary II of England marries William of Orange English Statute of frauds is passed into law Battle of Landskrona Elias... Algernon Percy, 10th Earl of Northumberland (1602-1668) was an English military leader. ... // Events January - The Triple Alliance of 1668 is formed. ... Richard Martin fitz Oliver, (c. ... // Events Peace treaty signed at Westphalia ends the Thirty Years War. ... Noble Family Ostrogski Coat of Arms Ostrogski Parents Aleksander Ostrogski Anna Kostka Consorts Tomasz Zamoyski Children with Tomasz Zamoyski Jan Sobiepan Zamoyski Gryzelda Konstancja Zamoyska Joanna Barbara Zamoyska Date of Birth 1602 Place of Birth  ? Date of Death 1642 Place of Death  ? Princess Katarzyna Ostrogska (1602-1642) was a Polish... Events January 4 - Charles I attempts to arrest five leading members of the Long Parliament, but they escape. ... Antoine de lAge, (or Laage), duc de Puylaurens (1602-1635) was a French courtier. ... Events February 10 - The Académie française in Paris is expanded to become a national academy for the artistic elite. ... Categories: People stubs | 1602 births | 1670 deaths | Dutch painters ... 1670 was a common year beginning on a Saturday in countries using the Julian calendar and a Wednesday in countries using the Gregorian calendar. ... Tokugawa Yorinobu (1602 - 71) is Tokugawa Ieyasus 8th son and founder of the Kii branch of the Tokugawa family. ... Events May 9 - Thomas Blood, disguised as a clergyman, attempts to steal the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London. ...


Deaths

See also Category:1602 deaths. February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Alexander Nowell (c. ... // Events The western continent is named America on the maps of Martin Waldseemüller. ... February 19 is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Philippe Emmanuel of Lorraine-Mercoeur, Duke of Mercoeur (September 9, 1558, Nancy – February 19, 1602, Nürnberg), the eldest surviving son of Nicholas, Duke of Mercoeur and Joanna of Savoy-Nemours, was a French soldier and prominent member of the Catholic League. ... Events January 7 - French troops led by Francis, Duke of Guise take Calais, the last continental possession of England July 13 - Battle of Gravelines: In France, Spanish forces led by Count Lamoral of Egmont defeat the French forces of Marshal Paul des Thermes at Gravelines. ... 11 March is the 70th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (71st in Leap year). ... Emilio de Cavalieri (c. ... March 22 is the 81st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (82nd in Leap years). ... Categories: People stubs | 1557 births | 1602 deaths | Italian painters ... Events Spain is effectively bankrupt. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years). ... Caspar Peucer (6 January 1525 - 25 September 1602) was a German reformer, physician, and scholar. ... Events January 21 - The Swiss Anabaptist Movement was born when Conrad Grebel, Felix Manz, George Blaurock, and about a dozen others baptized each other in the home of Manzs mother on Neustadt-Gasse, Zürich, breaking a thousand-year tradition of church-state union. ... October 30 is the 303rd day of the year (304th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 62 days remaining. ... Jean-Jacques Boissard Jean-Jacques Boissard (1528 - October 30, 1602), was a French antiquary and Latin poet. ... Events June 19 - Battle of Landriano - A French army in Italy under Marshal St. ... December 1 is the 335th (in leap years the 336th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kobayakawa Hideaki (小早川秀秋, 1582-December 1, 1602) was fifth son of Kinoshita Iesada and the nephew of Toyotomi Hideyoshi. ... Events January 15 - Russia cedes Livonia and Estonia to Poland February 24 - Pope Gregory XIII implements the Gregorian Calendar. ... Jacopo Corsi (1561-1602) was an Italian composer of the late Renaissance and early Baroque and patron of the arts. ... // Events The Edict of Orleans suspends the persecution of the Huguenots. ... Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa (1532 - 1602) was a Spanish explorer, author, historian, astronomer, scientist, and humanist. ... Events May 16 - Sir Thomas More resigns as Lord Chancellor of England. ... Anthony Holborne (c. ... Events February 7 - Julius III becomes Pope. ... Thomas Morley (1557 or 1558 – October 1602) was an English composer, theorist, editor and organist of the Renaissance, and the foremost member of the English Madrigal School. ... Events Spain is effectively bankrupt. ... Jean Pithou (1524-1602) was a French lawyer and author. ... Events March 1, 1524/5 - Giovanni da Verrazano lands near Cape Fear (approx. ... Dr Martin Ruland elder (died 1602) was a follower of the physician Paracelsus. ...


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