Historical Events Happened In 1655
Tuesday, 09 February 2016
Jan 07 Innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1655 angelo Predieri, composer
Jan 22 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) on this day in history.
Feb 03 Francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized on this day in history.
Feb 07 Jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria) in the year 1655.
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 In the year 1655 valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
Apr 04 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis English fleet beats Barbarian pirates on this day in history.
Apr 04 On this day in history battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates
Apr 07 In the year 1655 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 in the year 1655.
Apr 26 Dutch West Indies Co denies Peter Stuyvesant's desire to exclude Jews from New Amsterdam on this day in history.
Apr 28 English admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet on this day in history.
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 Adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater in the year 1655.
Jun 26 Jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1655 jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81
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 In the year 1655 cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris
Jul 29 Biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram
Jul 30 On this day in history sigmund Theophil Staden, composer, dies at 47
Jul 31 Russo-Polish War (1654-1667): the Russian army enters the capital of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Vilnius, which it holds for six years in the year 1655.
Aug 02 Alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83 in the year 1655.
Aug 09 On this day in history lord Protector Cromwell divides England into 11 districts
Aug 10 In the year 1655 louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50
Aug 13 Johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet) on this day in history.
Aug 28 On this day in history new Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service