Dutch man invents "Microscope"

Local tradesman invents new device called a "microscope"

"The father of microbiology"

Anton van Leeuwenhoek a dutch tradesman and scientist has just invented a new handmade device, to what he calls a "microscope". With this device he was able to observe single-celled organisms and blood vessels.


It's a time of war!

King Henri IV of France declares war on Spain!

Todays birthdays!

Jacob Louys!


The Spanish army captures Cambrai!