Historical Events Happened In 1655
Sunday, 30 August 2015
Jan 07 Innocentius X, [Giambattista Pamfili], pope (1644-55), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Jan 14 Angelo Predieri, composer on this day in history.
Jan 22 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) in the year 1655.
Feb 03 Francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized on this day in history.
Feb 07 Jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria) on this day in history.
Feb 16 Dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker in the year 1655.
Mar 03 In the year 1655 montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
Mar 25 In the year 1655 christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite)
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 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates in the year 1655.
Apr 07 Fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII in the year 1655.
Apr 08 On this day in history louis Willem I, Margrave (Baden-Baden)
Apr 14 In the year 1655 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 English admiral Blake beats Tunen pirate fleet in the year 1655.
May 04 In the year 1655 bartolomeo di Francesco Cristofori, Italy, piano builder
May 10 In the year 1655 jamaica captured by English
May 13 Innocent XIII, [Michelangiolo dei Conti], Italy, 244th Pope (1721-24) in the year 1655.
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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history cyrano de Bergerac, French dramatist/novelist, dies at 36 in Paris
Jul 29 On this day in history biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam
Jul 30 In the year 1655 dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram
Jul 30 In the year 1655 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 On this day in history alfonso de la Cueva, Spanish marquis of Bedmar/diplomat, dies at 83
Aug 09 Lord Protector Cromwell divides England into 11 districts on this day in history.
Aug 10 Louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50 on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet)
Aug 28 New Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service in the year 1655.