Historical Events For 1637
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
Jan 23 Dutch Governor Johan Mauritius lands in Pernambuco Brazil on this day in history.
Feb 02 Zorilla's "El más Impropio Verdugo Para Las," premieres in Madrid in the year 1637.
Feb 02 On this day in history zorilla's "El más Impropio Verdugo Para Las," premieres in Madrid
Feb 06 In the year 1637 toyotomi Hideyoshi, unified Japan
Feb 10 In the year 1637 henriette Catharina van Nassau, Dutch daughter of Frederik Henry
Feb 12 John Swammerdam, Dutch anatomist/entomologist (Bible of Nature) in the year 1637.
Feb 15 In the year 1637 ferdinand II, King of Bohemia/Hun/German Emperor (1619-37), dies at 58
Feb 15 Ferdinand III succeeds Ferdinand II as Holy Roman Emperor in the year 1637.
Mar 05 In the year 1637 john van der Heyden, Dutch painter/inventor (fire extinguisher)
Apr 15 On this day in history valentin Molitor, composer
Apr 26 Philip J van Lichtenbergh, Governor of Suriname, baptized in the year 1637.
May 10 In the year 1637 susanna van Baerle, Dutch wife of Constantine Huygens, dies at 37
May 13 Cardinal Richelieu of France creates the table knife on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history 1st battle of Pequot at New Haven Ct kills 500 indians
May 26 On this day in history the first battle of Pequot at New Haven CT kills 500 Indians
Jun 10 Jacques Marquette, jesuit/missionary founder (Chicago) in the year 1637.
Jun 16 In the year 1637 giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer
Jul 08 In the year 1637 johann Georg Ebeling, composer
Aug 06 Ben Johnson, dramatist/playwright, dies at 65 in the year 1637.
Aug 13 In the year 1637 dirck J Bas, Dutch merchant/regent/govt leader (OIC), dies
Aug 20 Cornelis Van Aerssen, Dutch governor/co-owner of Surinam on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history wIC-colonel Hans Koin conquerors Fort Elmina, West Africa
Sep 08 Robert Fludd, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Sep 14 In the year 1637 pierre Vernier [Peter Werner], French mathematician, dies
Sep 27 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, composer in the year 1637.
Sep 29 On this day in history lorenzo Ruiz, Filipino saint
Oct 07 In the year 1637 prince Frederik Henry occupies Breda
Oct 20 On this day in history nicolaas van der Veken, Flemish sculptor (confessional chairs)
Oct 21 On this day in history laurens Reael, vice-governor of Ambon/poet/admiral, dies at 54
Oct 28 Foppe van Aitzema, diplomat, dies at about 57 in the year 1637.
Nov 07 On this day in history anne Hutchinson banished from Mass bay colony as a heretic
Nov 20 In the year 1637 peter Minuit & 1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
Nov 20 In the year 1637 peter Minuit and1st Swedish immigrants to Delaware sail from Sweden
Nov 21 In the year 1637 catharina Questiers, Dutch poetess (Friend of Abandoned Child)