Historical Events Happened In 1661
Tuesday, 06 October 2015
Jan 01 In the year 1661 pieter Claesz, Dutch still life painter, dies at about 64
Jan 03 On this day in history maria I Stuart, Queen of England/husband of Willem II, dies at 29 [NS]
Jan 05 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Mar 08 In the year 1661 jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58
Mar 09 Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 10 In the year 1661 french King Louis XIV ends office of premier
Mar 22 Hendrick Uylenburgh, art dealer, buried at about 73 on this day in history.
Mar 24 William Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston on this day in history.
Apr 11 On this day in history antoine Coypel, French painter/poet
Apr 23 English king Charles II crowned in London on this day in history.
Apr 23 King Charles II crowned the King of Great Britain and Ireland in the year 1661.
Apr 29 Chinese Ming dynasty occupies Taiwan on this day in history.
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 In the year 1661 king Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Bragança
May 25 On this day in history king Charles II marries Portuguese princess Catherina the Braganca
May 27 In the year 1661 archibald Campbell, Scottish politician, beheaded at about 53
Jun 03 In the year 1661 gottfried Scheidt, composer, dies at 67
Jun 05 Isaac Newton admitted as a student to Trinity College, Cambridge in the year 1661.
Jun 06 In the year 1661 giacomo Antonio Perti, composer
Jun 08 In the year 1661 john Elsevier, book publisher/publisher, dies at 39
Jun 21 Treaty of Kardis: Russia & Sweden sign peace treaty in the year 1661.
Jun 23 Marriage contract for Charles II of England & Catharina of Portugal on this day in history.
Jun 26 On this day in history lazaro Valvasensi, composer, dies at 76
Jul 03 In the year 1661 portugal gives Tanger & Bombay to English King Charles II
Jul 16 In the year 1661 1st banknotes in Europe were issued by Bank of Stockholm
Jul 16 On this day in history the Bank of Stockholm issues Europe's first bank notes
Jul 27 On this day in history parliament confirms Navigation Act
Jul 27 Parliament confirms the Navigation Act on this day in history.
Aug 06 Holland sells Brazil to Portugal for 8 million guilders in the year 1661.
Aug 06 Jacqueline-M-A the Sainte Madeleine Arnauld, French abbess, dies in the year 1661.