Historical Events Happened In 1655
Thursday, 05 March 2015
Jan 07 Innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history angelo Predieri, composer
Jan 22 On this day in history geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand)
Feb 03 Francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized in the year 1655.
Feb 07 On this day in history jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria)
Feb 16 In the year 1655 dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker
Mar 03 Montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance in the year 1655.
Mar 25 In the year 1655 christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite)
Mar 29 Valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39
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 Bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Italy, piano builder in the year 1655.
May 10 In the year 1655 jamaica captured by English
May 13 On this day in history 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 On this day in history jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent
Jun 30 In the year 1655 jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81
Jul 27 In the year 1655 jews of New Amsterdam petition for a Jewish cemetery
Jul 28 On this day in history cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died
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 in the year 1655.
Jul 30 On this day in history dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram
Jul 30 Sigmund Theophil Staden, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
Jul 31 In the year 1655 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 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Aug 13 Johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet) on this day in history.
Aug 28 In the year 1655 new Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service