Historical Events In 1642
Thursday, 25 February 2021
Sep 03 Elisabeth of Nassau, daughter of Willem I/Charlotte, dies at 65 in the year 1642.
Sep 12 Cinq Mars, French plotter, executed on this day in history.
Sep 19 On this day in history perpignan surrenders to French troops
Sep 23 In the year 1642 giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer
Sep 23 In the year 1642 harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement
Oct 23 In the year 1642 battle at Edgeville (Warwick): King Charles I vs English parliament
Nov 02 On this day in history 2nd battle at Breitenfeld Saksen: Sweden beat Ferdinand III
Nov 07 Henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester, English politician in the year 1642.
Nov 13 On this day in history battle at Turnham Green, London: King Charles I vs English parliament
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) on this day in history.
Nov 24 In the year 1642 abel Janzoon Tasman discovers Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania)
Nov 24 On this day in history anne Hilarion de Cotentin, earl of Tourville/knight/admiral/marshal
Dec 04 On this day in history armand-Jean Duplessis Richelieu, bishop of Lucon, dies at about 57
Dec 13 In the year 1642 new Zealand discovered by Dutch navigator Abel Tasman
Dec 13 On this day in history 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.