Historical Events In 1642
Sunday, 15 September 2019
Sep 03 In the year 1642 elisabeth of Nassau, daughter of Willem I/Charlotte, dies at 65
Sep 12 Cinq Mars, French plotter, executed in the year 1642.
Sep 19 In the year 1642 perpignan surrenders to French troops
Sep 23 In the year 1642 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer
Sep 23 Harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement on this day in history.
Oct 23 Battle at Edgeville (Warwick): King Charles I vs English parliament on this day in history.
Nov 02 2nd battle at Breitenfeld Saksen: Sweden beat Ferdinand III on this day in history.
Nov 07 In the year 1642 henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester, English politician
Nov 13 Battle at Turnham Green, London: King Charles I vs English parliament in the year 1642.
Nov 16 In the year 1642 cornelis Evertsen the Younger, Dutch buccaneer/lt admiral of Zeeland
Nov 23 The Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman, discovers Van Dieman's Land (later to be re-named Tasmania) in the year 1642.
Nov 24 In the year 1642 abel Janzoon Tasman discovers Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania)
Nov 24 Anne Hilarion de Cotentin, earl of Tourville/knight/admiral/marshal on this day in history.
Dec 04 Armand-Jean Duplessis Richelieu, bishop of Lucon, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
Dec 13 In the year 1642 new Zealand discovered by Dutch navigator Abel Tasman
Dec 13 In the year 1642 new Zealand discovered by the Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman
Dec 22 In the year 1642 pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente
Dec 25 The birth of Isacc Newton, English scientist on this day in history.