March 1616 in history

March 1616 events chronologically

Mar 5 Nicolaus Copernicus's book, De revolutionibus orbium coelestium is banned by the Catholic Church
Mar 20 Sir Walter Raleigh is freed from the Tower of London after 13 years of imprisonment

Born in March 1616

Mar 1 Maurizio Cazzati a northern Italian composer of the seventeenth century.

Died in March 1616

Mar 3 Matthias de l'Obel a Flemish physician and botanist who was born in Lille, Nord-Pas de Calais, France, and died at Highgate, London, England after serving as a physician to William the Silent and James I of England.
Mar 6 Francis Beaumont a dramatist in the English Renaissance theatre, most famous for his collaborations with John Fletcher.
Mar 8 Maria Anna of Bavaria (1574–1616) daughter of William V, Duke of Bavaria and Renata of Lorraine.
Mar 8 Giulio Cesare Casseri an Italian anatomist. He wrote Tabulae anatomicae, probably the most important anatomical treatise in the seventeenth century, published in Venice, in 1627. The book contained 97 copper-engraved pictures, by Francesco Valesio, inspired by Odiardo Fialetti, Italian painter and former student at Tizian's school. The pictures in this book were copied in the works of his successor at Padua, Adriaan van den Spiegel
Mar 19 Johannes Fabricius a Frisian/German astronomer and a discoverer of sunspots , independently of Galileo Galilei.
Mar 31 John Adolf Duke of Holstein-Gottorp a Duke of Holstein-Gottorp.