Historical Events In 1642
Thursday, 06 May 2021
Sep 03 On this day in history elisabeth of Nassau, daughter of Willem I/Charlotte, dies at 65
Sep 12 In the year 1642 cinq Mars, French plotter, executed
Sep 19 On this day in history perpignan surrenders to French troops
Sep 23 On this day in history giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer
Sep 23 In the year 1642 harvard College in Cambridge, Mass, 1st commencement
Oct 23 On this day in history battle at Edgeville (Warwick): King Charles I vs English parliament
Nov 02 In the year 1642 2nd battle at Breitenfeld Saksen: Sweden beat Ferdinand III
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1642 anne Hilarion de Cotentin, earl of Tourville/knight/admiral/marshal
Dec 04 In the year 1642 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 Pope Urbanus VIII publishes degree In eminente in the year 1642.
Dec 25 The birth of Isacc Newton, English scientist in the year 1642.