1626 in History – What happened in year 1626

✅ Published on March 26th, 2009 in 17th Century in History

In history, year 1626 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1626.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1626 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
02 FebruaryCharles I became emperor of England.


Famous birthdays in the year 1626:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
04 OctoberRichard Cromwell / Politician / United Kingdom
05 February Marie de Rabutin-Chantal / Author / France
12 March John Aubrey / Philosopher / United Kingdom
12 MayLouis Hennepin / Priest / Belgium
16 January Lucas Achtschellinck / Educator / Belgium
20 DecemberVeit Ludwig von Seckendorff / Politician / Germany
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