Historical Events Happened In 1655
Monday, 05 October 2015
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 Geleyn Evertsen, lt-admiral (Zealand) in the year 1655.
Feb 03 Francois Fagel, Dutch fieldmarshal, baptized on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history jean-Francois Regnard, French comedy writer (Slave in Algeria)
Feb 16 Dutch Grand Pensionary advisor Johan de Witt marries Wendela Bicker on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
Mar 25 On this day in history christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, (Saturn's largest satellite)
Mar 29 On this day in history valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
Apr 04 In the year 1655 battle at Postage Farina, Tunis English fleet beats Barbarian pirates
Apr 04 Battle at Postage Farina, Tunis: English fleet beats Barbarian pirates in the year 1655.
Apr 07 On this day in history fabio Chigi replaces Pope Innocent X as Alexander VII
Apr 08 Louis Willem I, Margrave (Baden-Baden) on this day in history.
Apr 14 On this day in history johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer, dies at 39
Apr 26 In the year 1655 dutch West Indies Co denies Peter Stuyvesant's desire to exclude Jews from New Amsterdam
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 Jamaica captured by English in the year 1655.
May 13 Innocent XIII, [Michelangiolo dei Conti], Italy, 244th Pope (1721-24) on this day in history.
Jun 13 Adriana Nooseman-van de Bergh is 1st actress in Amsterdam theater in the year 1655.
Jun 26 On this day in history jean Deutz, merchant/Amsterdam regent
Jun 30 Jacob Boonen, South Netherlands clergyman/lawyer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1655 jews of New Amsterdam petition for a Jewish cemetery
Jul 28 Cyrano De Bergerac French soldier, author died in the year 1655.
Jul 28 On this day in history 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 Dutch troops occupy Fort Assahudi Seram on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 02 In the year 1655 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 In the year 1655 louis de Vadder, Flemish painter, dies at 50
Aug 13 In the year 1655 johann Christoph Denner, inventor (clarinet)
Aug 28 New Amsterdam & Peter Stuyvesant bars Jews from military service on this day in history.