February 1611 in History

Birthdays in History

Chongzhen (1611-1644)

Feb 6 16th and last Ming Emperor of China, born in Beijing

  • Feb 19 Andries de Graeff, Dutch leader during Dutch Golden Age (Mayor of Amsterdam 1657-71), born in Amsterdam (d. 1678)

Deaths in History

  • Feb 8 Jan Huygen van Linschoten, Dutch traveller and writer (Reys-Gheschrift), dies (B. 1653)