Historical Events Happened In 1661
Wednesday, 01 October 2014
Jan 01 Pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64 in the year 1661.
Jan 03 Maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS] on this day in history.
Jan 05 On this day in history jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer
Jan 06 On this day in history the Fifth Monarchists unsuccessfully attempt to seize control of London.
Jan 17 In the year 1661 andres Malong, Philippines rebel leader, executed
Jan 30 Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England is ritually executed after having been dead for two years in the year 1661.
Mar 08 Jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58
Mar 10 On this day in history french King Louis XIV ends office of premier
Mar 22 On this day in history hendrick Uylenburgh, art dealer, buried at about 73
Mar 24 William Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston in the year 1661.
Apr 11 On this day in history antoine Coypel, French painter/poet
Apr 23 In the year 1661 english king Charles II crowned in London
Apr 23 King Charles II crowned the King of Great Britain and Ireland in the year 1661.
Apr 29 Chinese Ming dynasty occupies Taiwan in the year 1661.
Apr 30 In the year 1661 tsjeng Tsj'eng-Kung begins siege of Dutch fort Zeelandia, Formosa
May 03 Johannes Hevelius observes 3rd transit of Mercury ever to be seen on this day in history.
May 25 King Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Bragança in the year 1661.
May 25 In the year 1661 king Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Braganca
May 27 On this day in history archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53
Jun 03 In the year 1661 gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
Jun 05 On this day in history isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge
Jun 06 In the year 1661 giacomo Antonio Perti, composer
Jun 08 John Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39 on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1661 treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty
Jun 23 Marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal in the year 1661.
Jun 26 In the year 1661 lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76
Jul 03 Portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II on this day in history.
Jul 16 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm on this day in history.
Jul 16 The Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes in the year 1661.
Jul 27 In the year 1661 parliament confirms Navigation Act
Jul 27 In the year 1661 parliament confirms the Navigation Act
Aug 06 In the year 1661 holland sells Brazil to Portugal for 8 million guilders
Aug 06 Jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies on this day in history.