Historical Events Happened In 1655
Thursday, 28 July 2016
Jan 07 Innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80 in the year 1655.
Jan 14 Angelo Predieri, composer on this day in history.
Jan 22 In the year 1655 geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand)
Feb 03 Francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized in the year 1655.
Feb 07 In the year 1655 jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria)
Feb 16 On this day in history dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker
Mar 03 In the year 1655 montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
Mar 25 Christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite) on this day in history.
Mar 29 Valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66 in the year 1655.
Apr 04 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis English fleet beats Barbarian pirates in the year 1655.
Apr 04 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates on this day in history.
Apr 07 On this day in history fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII
Apr 08 Louis Willem I, Margrave (Baden-Baden) in the year 1655.
Apr 14 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
Apr 26 Dutch West Indies Co denies Peter Stuyvesant's desire to exclude Jews from New Amsterdam on this day in history.
Apr 28 In the year 1655 english admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet
May 04 On this day in history bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Italy, piano builder
May 10 Jamaica captured by English in the year 1655.
May 13 In the year 1655 innocent XIII, [Michelangiolo dei Conti], Italy, 244th Pope (1721-24)
Jun 13 In the year 1655 adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater
Jun 26 In the year 1655 jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent
Jun 30 Jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jul 27 Jews of New Amsterdam petition for a Jewish cemetery on this day in history.
Jul 28 Cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died on this day in history.
Jul 28 On this day in history cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris
Jul 29 In the year 1655 biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam
Jul 30 In the year 1655 dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram
Jul 30 Sigmund Theophil Staden, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Jul 31 On this day in history russo-Polish War (1654-1667): the Russian army enters the capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Vilnius, which it holds for six years.
Aug 02 On this day in history alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83
Aug 09 In the year 1655 lord Protector Cromwell divides England into 11 districts
Aug 10 On this day in history louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50
Aug 13 Johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet) in the year 1655.
Aug 28 New Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service in the year 1655.